Description[Larry McMurtry]. Group of Approximately 100 Western Americana Reference Books. [Various: circa 1940s and later]. From the Western Americana Library of Larry McMurtry, most with his bookplate.
100 Hardcover (a few softcover) books. Featuring: Arthur King Peters. Seven Trails West. Inscribed by Peters to McMurtry; Chilton Williamson Jr. Roughnecking It. Inscribed by Williamson to McMurtry; James D. Horan. Desperate Women; Frederick Hodge. Spanish Explorers in the Southern United States. Later edition; Washington Irving. A Tour on the Prairies. 1967 edition; Carl Frederick Kraenzel. The Great Plains in Transition. Herman J. Viola. Exploring the West; Prose and Poetry of the Live Stock Industry. Limited edition from 1959. All of these titles (and almost all of the other titles in this lot) have McMurtry's bookplate and most with dust jackets where called-for (some jackets price-clipped). Generally very good or better.
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