Pony Tracks [remington's First Book]

By: Frederic Remington

Price: $319.60

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; A Near Fine copy of the first edition, first printing, ofFrederic Remington's debut book with a frontispiece and 69 additionalillustrations by Remington and one page of undated ads to the rear (modestedge rubbing and some minor handling soil, spine darkened, some spotting tothe closed page block's top edge, contemporary gift inscription to thefront free endpaper -- although this is a heavy book, the endpapers are notcracked). While Remington had previously illustrated the work of otherauthors, this is the first book that Remington wrote, a work born whenRemington suggested to a Century editor that someone should be sent out toauthor an Indian story for Remington to illustrate and the editor suggestedthat Remington do it himself. A Near Fine copy of Frederic Remington'sdebut book --- a meaningfully better copy than usually is seen and ratheruncommon, especially when in a condition as nice as is this copy. NearFine. Hardcover

Title: Pony Tracks [remington's First Book]

Author Name: Frederic Remington

Categories: WESTERN: Americana,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1895

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 37014