First edition of Cheyenne Autumn by Mari Sandoz, inscribed on the half title. Octavo, xviii, 282pp. Red cloth, printed title on spine. First edition with no additional printings on copyright page. Marbled end papers, clean pages. Multiple black and white illustrations, fold-out map at rear. Publishers dust jacket in very good condition, $4.50 price on front flap, toning to spine, chipping to edges of spine, light shelf wear. Signed by the author on the half title with personal dedication.
Comments: The heroic rebellion and 1500 mile trek of three hundred Cheyenne Indians and how they outwitted and outfought 10,000 United States troops. A nice example.