Chicago & N.Y. Rand, McNally & Co., 1893. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #002830C
A near fine, clean and tight hardcover copy. First Edition. Listed in Howe's M 232; Graft 2664 and Radar 2334. Light edge wear to boards
No ownership signatures. Bookplate has been removed. Newspaper clip/Photo of Majors, tipped in on copy right page. Twelve illustrations and b/w photographs. Period piece article about the Pony Express is tipped into the last blank end paper.
Gold gilt lettering to spine and cover is very clean and bright. Light blue, chalk like mark to bottom edge of pages. (See Pict's) Otherwise, a very decent copy.
Tipped in page of Buffalo Bill (Preface)
His memoirs, cover the Mormons; War with Mexico; Kit Carson; The Overland Mail and the Pony Express.