Mustang Wild Spirit of the West

By: Henry, Marguerit

Price: $80.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine

Signed with an inscription by the artist to children in his family.

Minimal handling wear. First Edition, First Printing.

Awarded the "Wrangler Trophy" a Western Heritage Award and the 1970 Sequoyah Book. The story of Annie "Wild Horse Annie" Bronn, raised on the Lazy Heart Ranch in Storey County, Nevada, and seeing the ruthless slaughter of the Wild Horse by professional killers, "Wild Horse Annie" began a fighting crusade from her home county that finally reached the White House, and the creation a law to protect Wild Horses.

Marguerite Henry was an American writer of children's books, writing fifty-nine books based on true stories of horses and other animals. She won the Newbery Medal for one of her books about horses and she was runner-up for two others.

Robert Lougheed (1910 - 1982) was a Canada-born American artist who has specialized in images of the American West. He won multiple awards at both the National Academy of Western Art and the Cowboy Artists of America. Some of his work is in the Cowboy Hall of Fame in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Title: Mustang Wild Spirit of the West

Author Name: Henry, Marguerit

Illustrator: Robert Lougheed


Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally & Company: 1966

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Inscribed by Illustrator(s)

Seller ID: 012523

Keywords: Illustration; Signed Books; Americana; Western USA,