A Month with the Muses: Colorado Tales and Legends of the Earlier Days, in Verse and Some Fugitive Rhyming Lines
Bigney, T.O.

Pueblo, CO.: T.O.Bigney, 1875. First Edition First edition. Slim octavo , 130 pps. in blue cloth stamped in gilt. Scarce and important book printed in Colorado when it was still aTerritory, likely one of the earliest purely literary books printed there. Colorado lore in verse form ; the poem on p.115 is dedicated to pioneer explorere and "Rocky Mountain News" founder Wm. Byers; other subjects include the 1854 Indian massacre at Pueblo. A tight copy, internally fine; gilt bright, some spotting to the cloth. Very Good Cloth (Item ID: D5385)


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