Remington's Frontier Sketches
Place Published: Chicago, Akron and New York
Publisher: The Werner Company
Date Published: 1898
Book Id: 38525
Oblong quarto [24 cm x 32 cm] Tan paper over boards, lettered and pictorially stamped in black and brown ink on the front cover. Fifteen half-tone plates with the titles printed in red on the tissue guards. Fair condition only. Rubbed at the extremities. Fair condition only. The front cover is partially detached, and has large areas of very light damp staining. The front hinge is split, and there is a small crack in the rear endsheet along the hinge. The pages are moisture rippled, and the bottom margins are moisture stained.
Remington was well known as an illustrator, mostly of western and military subjects, for many of the widely circulated magazines of the late 1880s and 1890s, including Harper's Weekly, Harper's Monthly, Century, Collier's, Outing, Boys' Life, and Cosmopolitan.