Life on the Texas Range. Photographs by Erwin E. Smith

Austin, (TX): Univ. of Texas Press, (c1952). First edition. 4to. 112 pp. 80 well-captioned plates from photographs by Smith, illustrated endpapers. Introduction: "Erwin E. Smith was the outstanding cowboy photographer of the West." Adams Herd 966: "Pictures on the cattle range in the eighties and nineties for which [Smith] became famous." Reese Six-Score 55: "Smith's goal was to give an accurate record of cowboy life through his photographs, and he succeeded admirably." Dykes More Range Country 69: "Smith was not the only photographer of range life, but he was the best." Very good copy in a serviceable slipcase. Decorated tan cloth, publisher's slipcase (worn, several edges cracked) with a pictorial paper onlay over the upper board. (#8247). Item #61275

Price: $50.00

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