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    Nolie Mumey. James Pierson Beckwourth: An Enigmatic Figure of the West 1856-1866. A History of the Later Years of His Life. Denver, Colorado: The Old West Publishing Company, 1957. Edition limited to five hundred numbered and signed copies, of which this copy is numbered 482 and signed by the author on the limitation page. Frontispiece portrait of Beckwourth and several other illustrations. Folding map at back "Showing the Travels of Jim Beckwourth from 1856 until His Death in 1866". Publisher's cloth with small gilt device on front cover and gilt title on spine. In original illustrated dust jacket. Upper edge of textblock foxed. Light off-set stains on front free endpaper. Pages with light edge wear, few small edge tears, and occasional spots of foxing. Dust jacket with fold and edge wear, smudged and lightly soiled, small pen mark on front panel. Overall very good.

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    June, 2016
    13th Monday
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