Adams, Ramon F. and Britzman, Homer w/prologue by Cobb, Irvin
Title Charles M. Russell the Cowboy Artist a Biography with Bibliographical Check List by Yost, Karl
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Size Sm4to from 9" to 11"
Publisher Colorado Springs, CO Trail's End Publishing Co., Inc. 1948
Illustrator Russell, Charles M.
Seller ID 051109
xii, (6), 350 pp, dark maroon clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine and color endplates of Russell's "Where Great Herds Come To Drink," black-and-white dj w/color illustrated front panel and text on the rear panel w/black-and-white photos of Adams & Britzman and illustration of Russell. The biography contains 37 chapters tracing Russell's life from boyhood in St. Louis to Montana in 1880, his early years w/Jake Hoover- the trapper, his first job on the range, his life on the raw fronties, his stay with the Blood Indians in Canada, his days as a cowboy, his marriage, his struggles, his triumphs, his friends, his love of horses, his letters, his poetry, his sculpture, his travels and his exhibits. SIx-Guns #14 111 plates w/12 in color, 37 chapter pen-and-ink drawings by Russell, Herd #16. small tears and chips along top edge of the dj, dj price-clipped.
Western Art Biography Americana