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    J. W. Buel. Life and Marvelous Adventures of Wild Bill, the Scout, by J. W. Buel, of the St. Louis Press. Illustrated with Numerous Engravings. Chicago: Belford, Clarke & Co., 1880. First edition. Twelvemo. 92 pages. Illustrated.

    Condition: Original front wrapper rebacked on newer spine and wrapper, housed in a modern brown case. Front wrapper browned and soiled with general extremity wear, lower right corner chipped with loss, and front joint starting at tail. Previous owner's pencil signature on verso of frontispiece. Scattered foxing, heavier between pp. 13-48. A few stains affecting text on pp. 88-89, heavy dust soiling on rear wrapper. Short closed tear on title page, and one open tear with loss to last two lines text on pp. 39-40. A good copy.

    Reference: Adams 316, B 928.

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