Lot 74 of 541:
Elizabeth Custer Boots and Saddles  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$156
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
"Boots and Saddles" or Life in Dakota with General Custer
Author:
Custer, Elizabeth B.
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Harper & Brothers
Date:
1885
Description:

312 pp. (8vo) original decorated brown cloth, decorated in gilt and black, lettered in gilt. First Edition.

The final chapter of the life of Custer and his wife, "Libbie," as Yellow-Hair is posted to Fort Lincoln and seeks to tame the wild Indians, culminating in the massacre at the Little Big Horn. Dustin 74; Howes C980; Luther 4.

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Condition:
Spine sunned, light wear, bookplate and previous owner's names on front endpapers; very good.
 
Item number:
273713
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