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    Edgar Rice Burroughs. The War Chief. Chicago: A. C. McClurg and Co., 1927.
    First edition. Twelvemo. 383 pages. Glossary.

    Publisher's orange cloth with black lettering and illustrations on the spine and front cover. Some wear at the head and foot of spine. The dust jacket has light rubbing on the back cover and minor wear at head of spine. Overall near fine condition.

    Though known for his adventure and science-fiction novels, Edgar Rice Burroughs also wrote four Westerns, including The War Chief. After failing the West Point entrance exam, Burroughs served with the 7th United States Cavalry, and his experiences in the Arizona Territory served him well when writing this Native American saga. This is a near fine first edition with a beautiful dust jacket. From the Robert and Diane Yaspan Collection.


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