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    H. H. McConnell. Five Years a Cavalryman: or, Sketches of Regular Army Life on the Texas Frontier. Jacksboro: J. N. Rogers & Co., 1889. First edition. 12mo, 319 pages. Appendix. Green cloth with title stamped in gilt on front board and spine. Printed on pink paper with owner stamps throughout. Heavy wear on the boards and spine; pages are slightly toned. Very near fine condition.
    References: Howes M59. Graff 2579. Rader 2280. Adams, Six-Guns 1393. Adams, Herd 1380. Raines, p. 142. Basic Texas Books 131.


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    "The most lively and authentic account of cavalry life in West Texas after the Civil War." (Jenkins)



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