First Edition

Done in the Open, Drawings by Frederic Remington, with an Introduction and Verses by Owen Wister.

New York: P. F. Collier & Son, 1902.

First Edition, first issue. Folio. First Edition. Original pictorial boards, cloth spine, somewhat worn, a few marginal tears and repairs not affecting the images, and four leaves with larger pieces from fore-edge, some touching the image. Dykes, Remington 333; Howes R204. Item #8421

Seventy-seven drawings: a splendid portfolio of vigorous outdoor scenes--portrait vignettes, full-page, and double-page illustrations--by this most famous of Western artists, accompanied by verses by the author of the prototype Western novel, The Virginian. Included is a double-page spread in color, "Caught in the Circle: the last stand of three troopers and a scout overtaken by a band of hostile Indians" which is everything a Remington should be.

Price: $500.00

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