The Romance of Davis Mountains and Big Bend Country, A History [SIGNED]. Carlysle Graham Raht, Waldo Williams.

The Romance of Davis Mountains and Big Bend Country, A History [SIGNED]

El Paso, TX: Rahtbooks Company, [1919].

First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo, 391 pp, with double-page map of the “Trans-Pecos County and the Big Bend” and 13 illustrations, most from photographs. Inscribed on the front free endpaper "To my friend Dr. Jno. H. Burma, with sincere best wishes, Carlysle Graham Raht, Camp Grounds, August 16, 1919." Moderate wear to edges, binding sound, text cleam. Laid in is an announcement for the 50th Anniversary meeting of the Bloys Camp Meeting Association (who had a camp in the Davis Mountains) from 1939. Adams, Six Guns 1783: "A good history of the Big Bend country....It has some information on lawlessness and the Texas Rangers of that region." Howes R-16 ("a history of the region between the Pecos and the Rio Grande"), Graff 3416, Herd 1850, Rader 2752.

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Price: $150.00

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