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    Original Art Work for Famous Dime Novel, Adventures of Buckskin Sam. Very scarce hand drawn original art work for the cover of this famous dime novel, number 38 in the Buffalo Bill Library. At bottom in period pencil, a previous owner has written, "a grand tale of Wild West adventure." Beautifully hand-colored figure of Buckskin Sam with his slouch hat with five pointed star, long curly hair, fringed and beaded scout jacket, holding a carbine. At top are written color instructions, reading: "solid red all over behind figure white title." There was a book written in 1900 by Samuel H. Noble, called Life and Adventures of Buckskin Sam. Measures approximately 8" x 11.5".

    Condition:
    Fine, corners are rounded with some discoloration


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