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    W. W. Mills. Forty Years at El Paso 1858-1898. Recollections of War, Politics, Adventure, Events, Narratives, Sketches, etc. El Paso: Privately printed by the author, 1901. First edition. 8vo. 166 pages. Photographic portrait of Mills used as the frontispiece. Publisher's original red cloth over boards with owl vignette stamped in gilt on the front board and titles also stamped in gilt on the front board and spine. Some light spotting to boards and the binding is cracked throughout but the text block remains remarkably sound and the book Is generally in very good condition.


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    Mills, the brother of Anson Mills, weaves quite a tale of old El Paso. Mills' Civil War period stories alone make this a valuable and most readable reference of far West Texas.


    References: Rader 2405; Howes M636; Graff 2807; Adams Six-Guns 1506.



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