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The Woman Who Lost Him and Tales of the Army Frontier With Introduction by Ambrose Bierce

McCracken, Josephine Clifford

Published by George Wharton James, Pasadena CA., 1913
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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310 pages, frontis, photos, slight browning to a few page edges, rare dust jacket is good only with chipping to edges, all text present, but a very early jacket. Signed by the author and publisher, George Wharton James. The author was a California writer and journalist who in 1864 married Army Lieutenant James A. Clifford in New Mexico. Her husband confessed to killing a man in Texas and threatened to kill her also if she told. After he was placed under guard, she fled to San Francisco. The first part of the book deals with her life as an army wife on the frontier. Forts Union, Leavenworth, Cummings, Bayard, overland travel, Indians, etc. Bookseller Inventory # 014702

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Title: The Woman Who Lost Him and Tales of the Army...

Publisher: George Wharton James, Pasadena CA.

Publication Date: 1913

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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