Custer, Elizabeth B.
Title "Boots and Saddles" Or Life in Dakota with General Custer
Book Condition Very Good (Plus)
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher New York Harper & Brothers 1885
Seller ID 004448
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1885. Published nine years after her husband's death at the battle of the Greasy Grass. Libby Custer was a strong advocate for her deceased husband, but her works are also a goldmine of information on daily military life in the Dakota Territory. This is a Very Good (Plus) copy of the First Edition. Tan decorative cloth binding. The front cover features a gilt sunrise over the Black Hills; gilt titling with a bugle and musical score. Titling on the spine is also gilt. Clean text; 312 pages, with Appendix. Frontis portrait; penciled previous-owner signature on the FFEP. Bumped, rubbed at the margins, and slightly cocked; nonetheless, a solid and attractive copy of this classic of American Western history.. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good (Plus)/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. First Edition.