Kansas City: Midamericana Press, 1952.
First Edition. Hardcover. 9" X 6". 124pp. Moderate wear to unclipped dust jacket, with small tears to edges and extremities and sunning to spine. Blue cloth over boards, with upper board and spine lettered in burgundy. Mild edgewear to binding with bumping to extremities. Toning to endpapers. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A very nice first printing of these fifteen review-articles based on factual books written by master historians of the western scene, those intimate with the "pain, fatigue and danger, the glory and exaltation, that went into the conquest of the West" (front flap). Good / good. Item #4302