3 December 2007
[WYOMING]. APPLE, Charles, compiler. Cheyenne Directory. Cheyenne: The Leader Steam Print, 1895.
8o (232 x 158 mm). 24 portraits, numerous woodcut illustrations in text. Original printed cloth, advertisements mounted on flyleafs (cover lettering faded, some chipping to spine and light rubbing at extremities).
FIRST EDITION, VERY RARE. The 24 illustrations and portraits are inserted as each third leaf, except the last three plates which are separated by only one leaf of text each. According to American Book Prices Current, no copies have been sold at auction in at least 50 years. Graff 71.
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