New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1951. Hardcover. 242pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Very good. There is a small light stain on the front cover, and there is a small gouge in the rear cover. There are also multiple small scratches on the rear board. The spine is rolled. The edges of the spine and covers are gently bumped and rubbed. There is a former owner's name on the top edge of the front pastedown. Mildly yellowed pages. No dust jacket. Item #30571
Illustrated by the Author. Born in Canada, Ernest DuFault left home at the age of 15 and traveled west to seek out his dream. He became the American cowboy, Will James. Beginning at the bottom, he worked and became a top hand. Handling rough horses filled his days and became the basis for many of his books.