Flat Top Ranch The Story of a Grassland Venture. B. W. Allred, J. C. Dykes.

Flat Top Ranch The Story of a Grassland Venture

Hardcover, Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1957. First Edition. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Stated First Edition. "Southwest of Fort Worth, in the high, dry ranch country of Texas, is one of the most successful grassland undertakings in North America - Flat Top Ranch, owned by far-seeing Charles Pettit, whose 17,000 acres are covered with tall grass when other acres near by have only sparse cover, where streams flow in searing drought, and where fat cattle and game animals thrive." Ships same or next business day. Previous owner's bookplate on front paste-down endpaper. Spine is slightly skewed and loose. Moderate edge wear. Small bumps on spine ends and top left corner of back board. Light soiling and tanning to edges of pages. Head edge color lightly faded near spine. Dust jacket protected in archival cover. DJ has edge and shelf wear. 1/2-inch tear and creases on head edge of front cover. 1/2-inch tear on spine tail. Heavy damp stains with rippling along bottom half of jacket. Creases on tail edge of front cover. Slightly tanned. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 231 pages. [Item #73286]

Price: $28.00

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