Light shelving wear with minimal damage to cover and bindings. Pages show minor use. Bookseller Inventory #
The classic portrait of Texas cattlemen as told by brothers Wade and Roy Reid. From the Texas Panhandle in the late 1800s, the Reids made their way to the Davis Mountains where they carved a productive ranch out of a wilderness.
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Davis Mountain Press, U.S.A., 1989. Hardcover. Condition: As New. AS NEW! DJ also. SIGNED/INSCRIBED/DATED on first end papers. Not Ex-Library. Clean throughout with straight tight binding. No marks. Purchase supports the programs, operations and collections and collections preservation of the renowned Museum of Indian Arts & Culture Laboratory of Anthropology Library. Seller Inventory # 002690
Book Description Davis Mountain Press, Alvin, Texas, 1989. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good-. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. First Edition; First Printing. SIGNED and INSCRIBED by the author in black ink on the first free endpaper. Inscription reads "For my friend Garvin Berry - the last and maybe the only ever, literate broadcast newsman. Your editorials are classics - with all best wishes - Sincerely WR McAfee." Garvin Berry was a print, radio, and television reporter in Houston from the 1950s-1980s. He began his career at the Houston Press before moving to KTRK and KTRH. This book is the story of the Reid Brothers - Roy and Wade who were born in Texas in the late 1800s. They were cowboys, first in the Panhandle, and then in the Davis Mountains of far West Texas. They worked hard for other ranchers, saved their pay, and opened their own ranch called the Eleven Bar 11 in the Barilla Mountains 25 miles northeast of Fort Davis, Texas. Author is a West Texas native who spent his early years on the Reid's ranch and interviewed the brothers before they died. Book's spine is significantly slanted. Both ends of spine gently bumped. Rubbing to edge of spine. Slight dampstaining and waviness to pages with photographs. Text and photographs are clean and bright. Dust jacket is bright with no fading, there is some soiling to back panel and just a little to spine panel. Dust jacket now protected in Mylar. Ships same or next business day. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 326 pages; Signed by Author. Seller Inventory # 73556