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    Edgar Rye. The Quirt and the Spur. Chicago: W. B. Conkey, 1909. 8vo. 363 pp. Tight and bright with a lightly soiled and lightly chipped dust jacket. Very good. "This book has become rare because a prominent ranching family felt themselves slandered by some remarks in it and destroyed all the copies they could purchase. [...] [M]uch on Ft. Griffin and Shackelford County in the early days, with plenty on early cattlemen." (Reese, Six Score 95).

    More Information:

    Vanishing Shadows of the Texas Frontier.

     

    References: Adams Herd 1982. Adams Six-Guns 1923. Howes R559. Reese Six Score 95.

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    January, 2009
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