8vo (6 ” x 9¼”). pp. 486 + 2 pp. publisher's advts. AUTHOR PRESENTATION COPY. Unsigned binding design on smooth ochre cloth of the titles in gold surrounded by a border of interlinking boot spurs in silver gilt. Spine with titles in gold and a small motif of crossed bits (the portion of a horse's bridle that sits in the horse's mouth) in silver; t.e.g.A presentation copy inscribed by Dodge to Hannah Adams: Mistress Hannah Adams | 'A Jolly Good Fellow' | from TAD (monogram) |1909.Includes black and white frontis. and 18 additional full-page illustrations in black an... View More...
New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1892
Seller ID: 2640
8vo (6¼” x 9"). pp. 325. Unsigned binding design on narrow, diagonally ribbed brick-red cloth of an aboriginal Blackfoot arrow-head necklace in black and gold. Spine with titles in gold and an aboriginal circular design in black and gold.Includes frontis. and 69 additional vignette and full page illustrations by Frederic Remington.In 1890, Harper commissioned Remington and his long-time friend, the popular travel-writer, Julian Ralph, to do a series of illustrated articles on Northwestern Canada, which appeared in Harper's Magazine throughout 1891 and 1892. The articles were... View More...