New York: Harper & Row, 1963. First edition. Hardcover. Written when McMurtry was only twenty five, this work describes the "tenderness, loneliness and pervading melancholy of cowboying" (John Howard Griffin).
8vo, 299pp. Cream cloth covers with title in black on spine. Pictorial dj with title in white on pink ground on front cover and on spine. Dj is lightly rubbed at edges and slightly dusty at back cover. Dj is price-clipped with $4.95 gold price sticker at lower corner. Very good in slt. dusty dj. Item #12259