TRAIL DUST OF A MAVERICK: Verses of the Cowboy Life, the Cattle Range and Desert. E. A. . Introduction to the First Brininstool, D. D. Robert J. Burdette, Introduction to the Second, George Wharton James, Earl Alonzo.

TRAIL DUST OF A MAVERICK: Verses of the Cowboy Life, the Cattle Range and Desert.

Los Angeles: the Author, 1921. Second edition. 244 pp., photogravure frontispiece, tissue guard; octavo, original red pictorial cloth with gitl title, black and orange ornaments and inset oval photograph of a woman spinning a lariat. Slight fading to spine, minor foxing to first couple leaves, fore-edge of tissue guard darkened, near fine. Item #22626

Brininstool was born in New York but lived most of his life in Los Angeles. He never worked as a cowboy, but his cowboy verse was well regarded by the likes of Charles Russell and Will Rogers, with whom he fraternized.

Price: $75.00