The buffalo soldiers. John Prebble, dust jacket, Bernard Krigstein.

The buffalo soldiers

New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1959. Hardcover. 256p., very good first edition in half-cloth over decorative boards and unclipped, edgeworn dj with chips at head and tail.

The British journalist became fascinated with unusual themes in western Americana. A novel about an Irish-American calvary man after the Civil War assigned to lead a Negro unit accompanying Commanches on their last buffalo hunt before confinement on a reservation. The jacket artist was an EC Comics artist.

Cat.No: 26797

Price: $25.00