American cowboy by Will James

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Published by Scribner in New York .

Written in English

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  • Cowboys,
  • Frontier and pioneer life

Edition Notes

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Statementby Will James, illus. by the author.
The Physical Object
Pagination273 p.
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14497167M

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