Signed limited edition of The Cattlemen by Mari Sandoz.
Octavo, [xiv] 527pp. Publishers light blue boards, cloth spine, gilt title over blue print. Illustrated end papers. Top edge green. Light toning to spine. Publishers slipcase in very good condition, shelfwear. This is a limited edition of 199 signed copies. This is number 49 of 199, signed by author Mari Sandoz on the limitation page.
Novelist Mari Susette Sandoz was one of the 20th centuries foremost writers on Western pioneer life and the Plains Indians. Originally from Nebraska, she moved to Denver and then New York City after controversial writings about the people of her home state. She is best known for her biography of Crazy Horse, written from the viewpoint of the Lakota Indians, a novel concept at the time.