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    Scarce, Unlisted Booklet: Lone Star Harry. American Representative Scout (New York: Dick's Publishing House, circa 1893). Original stapled wraps, [16] pages, 5" x 6.25". Born June 9, 1855, Harry became a Cowboy at age fourteen and, at age twenty-two, became an army scout for General Crook. After twelve years scouting, Harry joined Dr. Solomon's Wild West; he would later appear with Pawnee Bill, Wichita Jack, and Buckskin Bill's Railroad Wild West as a sharpshooter known as the "Revolver King." The text of this imprint includes a brief biography, a brief description of Texas, "Instructions Regarding Handling Revolvers", a six-page autobiographical piece, "My Experience on the Texas Cattle Trail", and five pages of lyrics to cowboy songs. Not listed by Adams.

    Condition:
    Very good-fine cover off color, very small hole on verso.


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    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
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