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    [Larry McMurtry]. Lot of Approximately 100 Cowboy Reference Books. [Various: circa 1940s and later]. From the Western Americana Library of Larry McMurtry, most with his bookplate.


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    100 Hardcover (a few softcover) books. Featuring: Frank J. Wilstach. Wild Bill Hickok; William W. Savage, Jr. The Cowboy Hero; Edwin P. Hicks. Belle Starr. Inscribed by the author (not to McMurtry); C. L. Sonnichsen. Alias Billy the Kid; 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. From the Reference Library of Larry McMurtry.



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    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    15th Thursday
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