This great book tells of life on the largest ranch in Texas. The book was written by Frank Goodwyn and published in 1951 . The book has the original dust jacket with some slight chipping along the edges. Book Description: Thomas Y. Crowell, New York, 1951. Cloth. First edition. 8vo. 293pp. Glossary; Bibliography. Frontispiece of Mr. Kleberg, president of King Ranch; 7 double-page photo-illustrations, line drawing illustrations by Bruce Marchin begin each chapter.Brown cloth with gilt lettering and yellow spine with brown lettering, illustrated map endpapers in color printed dustjacket An interweaving of ". boyhood adventures with history and folklore to give a highly personal, yet richly illuminating picture of life on America's largest ranch."