Sale 19JJ05 | Lot 54

CUSTER, ELIZABETH B. Tenting on the Plains or General Custer in Kansas and Texas.

Catalogue: Americana & Hunting Books from the Estate of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Lot Details

Lot 54
CUSTER, ELIZABETH B. Tenting on the Plains or General Custer in Kansas and Texas.
New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1889. Second edition. Publisher's green decorated cloth gilt. 9 x 5 1/2 inches; xiii, 702 pp.; frontispiece portrait with tissue guard, in-text illustrations and maps, half-title. Extremities a bit worn, cloth rubbed, ink stamp to recto of frontispiece, title page and tissue guard toned and some occasional toning throughout.
With some illustrations after Frederic Remington. The famous defense of Custer by his widow, which shaped public perception of the general for the next century. Rader 1009; Eberstadt 105:101, 122:86.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for $87 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for $87 (includes buyer's premium)

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Americana & Hunting Books from the Estate of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

Tue, Oct 01, 2019 at 10am EDT