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    J. Evetts Haley. Charles Goodnight. Cowman & Plainsman. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1936. First edition. 8vo, xii; 485 pages. Index. Illustrated throughout by Harold Bugbee. Publisher's original beige cloth with title stamped on the front cover and spine. Clear dust jacket. Foxing is present on the spine and both front and rear endpapers. Damage to the lower corner of pages ix through xii. Some shelfwear. Splotch of red on the rear cover.

    Reference: Reese, Six-Score 53: "Best biography of a cowman ever written . . . Haley's beautifully written biography, perhaps his best book, is an ample vehicle for a mighty figure and is a classic of American biography." Tate, Indians of Texas 2374: "Much information on Goodnight's earlier years as an 'Indian fighter' in northwestern Texas, and his association with Comanches, especially Quanah Parker." Howes H36, Adams, Herd 960 and Six-Guns 890. Jenkins Basic Texas Books 81. Rader 1730.


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