The Frederic Remington book;a pictorial history of the West.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-319393

Description

284, [1] pages illustrations (some color) portraits 35 cm, Presents a documentary history of the Old West and nearly 400 of Remington's finest paintings, drawings, and works of sculpture.

Details

Originator

McCracken, Harold, 1894-1983.
Doubleday & Company, Inc.

Contents

Frederic Remington -- pictorial historian -- Explorers of the West -- The trail finders -- Pioneers on the plains -- The red man's world -- When the land was still theirs -- Conquest for empire -- Army of the West -- Struggle for the Northern Plains -- Subjugation and transition -- Buffalo to cattle -- The cowboy in his day -- The last cavalier -- The last of the Indian wars -- Broncos in bronze -- Index of pictures.

Publication

Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday

Description

284, [1] pages illustrations (some color) portraits 35 cm
Presents a documentary history of the Old West and nearly 400 of Remington's finest paintings, drawings, and works of sculpture.

Notes

"First Edition After Limited Edition of 500 copies."--Title page verso.
"This book / number 410 / of a limited edition / of one thousand copies. / Presented to / Dr. Catherine Coolidge Sears / R. U. and S. D. Porter / December 1968"
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica

ISBN

0385042264
9780385042260

Call Number

CPT CPT-01-110.296

Other People and Orgs

Remington, Frederic, 1861-1909.

Material Type

In art.

Places

West (U.S.)
United States, West.

Edition

[1st edition].