"WHEN THE 'WILD WEST' DISBANDS, THE LAST VESTIGE OF OUR FRONTIER LIFE PASSES… AND BECOMES A MATTER OF HISTORY"
CODY, William F. ('Buffalo Bill'). Last of the Great Scouts. Chicago and Duluth, 1899.
First edition of the biography of the larger-than-life scout and showman, Col. W.F. Cody, famed as "Buffalo Bill," with frontispiece and 15 full-page photographic plates featuring works by Frederic Remington and E.W. Deming, including Remington's classic image of Buffalo Bill, "Under the Lime Light," in original gilt-stamped cloth. $1200.