24mo. Blue paper covers. Signed twice by author Mari Sandoz. Signed on title page with inscription. Signed on limitation page, this being one of 500 signed copies. Includes photograph of Sandoz from photographer Dwight Kirsch, when she received the prize for “Old Jules” in 1935.
Comments: 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.