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Last of the Great Scouts Buffalo Bill 1st Ed. 1899

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Last of the Great Scouts Buffalo Bill 1st Ed. 1899
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Offered for sale in this lot is a first edition of "Last of the Great Scouts life Story of Col. W.F. Cody (Buffalo Bill)" written by Helen Cody Wetmore and published in 1899. The story of William F. Cody, known as the legendary Buffalo Bill. Born in a log cabin in Iowa, he was a buffalo hunter, stagecoach driver, Pony Express rider, Civil War soldier, and a scout for the U.S. army before beginning his career as the star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West, which electrified audiences around the world from 1883 to 1917. Bill's sister, Helen Cody Wetmore writes an affectionate biography that recalls both the man and the legend, his colorful personality and ironic wit, as well as his celebrated international status. Before becoming a showman, Cody tried his luck as a land speculator, a hotelkeeper, and a justice of the peace. These pages also show the author herself growing up on the wild frontier. "Buffalo Bill" introduces us to an unforgettable and controversial figure in American frontier history. The book is in good condition. The book measures 6" W x 8 3/4" L
Condition
For a complete representation of condition and for additional images please call 800-686-4216. It is the buyer’s responsibility to view each image and preview the item to determine condition.
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Last of the Great Scouts Buffalo Bill 1st Ed. 1899

Estimate $200 - $400
Jan 12, 2019
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Starting Price $25
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0131: Last of the Great Scouts Buffalo Bill 1st Ed. 1899

Sold for $125
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Est. $200 - $400Starting Price $25
Old West and Firearms New Year Sale
Jan 12, 2019 12:00 PM EST
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Lot 0131 Details

Description
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Offered for sale in this lot is a first edition of "Last of the Great Scouts life Story of Col. W.F. Cody (Buffalo Bill)" written by Helen Cody Wetmore and published in 1899. The story of William F. Cody, known as the legendary Buffalo Bill. Born in a log cabin in Iowa, he was a buffalo hunter, stagecoach driver, Pony Express rider, Civil War soldier, and a scout for the U.S. army before beginning his career as the star of Buffalo Bill's Wild West, which electrified audiences around the world from 1883 to 1917. Bill's sister, Helen Cody Wetmore writes an affectionate biography that recalls both the man and the legend, his colorful personality and ironic wit, as well as his celebrated international status. Before becoming a showman, Cody tried his luck as a land speculator, a hotelkeeper, and a justice of the peace. These pages also show the author herself growing up on the wild frontier. "Buffalo Bill" introduces us to an unforgettable and controversial figure in American frontier history. The book is in good condition. The book measures 6" W x 8 3/4" L
Condition
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For a complete representation of condition and for additional images please call 800-686-4216. It is the buyer’s responsibility to view each image and preview the item to determine condition.

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