WILD COW TALES.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969. 306pp. Numerous illustrations by Lorence Bjorklund. Brown cloth, title in gilt on the spine.First edition, fifth printing. Except for a neatly written previous owner’s name, it is a clean, fine copy. The dust jacket is fine. Reese, Six Score 50: “This book is devoted exclusively to cow stories, thirteen in all. Ben mostly wrote about horses, but could do just as well with cows, as this book proves.” Wilson, Ben K. Green… 11: “…Green demonstrates an encyclopedic and very practical knowledge of cow psychology, which he puts to good use in a number of difficult situations…Not the least interesting is the picture Green gives of the inner working and colorful personalities of the vanished Fort Worth Stockyards in their heyday….” A classic collection of cow stories.