|Publisher||Harper & Bros.|
Harper & Brothers, 1950. FIRST EDITION, stated, code 'D-Z.' Light blue cloth boards with dark blue lettering on spine. Very good condition, few stains to a few preliminary pages and rear endsheet, pen notes to advertisement page, gift inscription to front endsheet. Original illustrated dust jacket, flaps attached to inside covers, some wear and chips in mylar protective cover. Publisher's sticker "The New 1950 Zane Grey Novel" to front panel of jacket. Kit Bandon makes a practice of buying maverick calves from rustlers and thus precipitates a range war. Grey wrote the book in the 20s, but it remained unpublished until this 1950 scarce issue. 246 pages.