Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1926. 1st. Hardcover. First Edition. 367 pp. 24 black & white photographic plates (including frontispiece). From the library of Luis b. Ortega with his personalized bookplate inside front cover. Green cloth with black design & lettering in uncommon illustrated dustjacket. Light wear to extremities; shelf wear; small dampstain to upper rear edge else near fine in good dustjacket (price-clipped; tape along upper and lower edges and flap folds; dark round circle on spine; wear to extremities; short closed tears to spine ends). Item #18175
"...a spriited story as Mr. Lang tells it - an epic of cowboy life in the Bad Lands, of exhibitions of nerve and justice in the rough, of wolves and buck and coyotes, of the last of the bison and the disastrous winter of '87...His picture of Roosevelt is true, a cowboy's picture of his comrade on the range..." - dustjacket flap. (Herd 1304).