Hot Irons: Heraldry of the Range
New York: The MacMillan Company, 1940. First Edition. Presentation Inscription, SIGNED by both authors, with their brands burned into the bottom page edges. 8vo. 242 pp. Illustrations. List of Brand Names at rear. Tan cloth with brown lettering in color illustrated dustjacket. Front flap corners clipped with price $2.50 price retained; light creasing and wear to spine head; else a fine copy with the uncommon brand marks of the authors. Item #21379
An excellent book on cattle brands with a long chapter on rustlers. "The authors tell many a tale of symbols that betray a tender story stamped with fire on thousands of bawling steers." (Adams Herd H332; Six-Guns 79).