Chapman, Arthur. THE PONY EXPRESS. THE RECORD OF A ROMANTIC ADVENTURE IN BUSINESS.
New York and London: G.P. Putnam's sons, 1932. First edition. Beige cloth with black titles on front and spine Very good with inked initials and dates on title page in a very good, price clipped jacket.
Endpaper maps, frontis., illustration with contemporary prints and photographs., bibliography, index. Adams, Six-Guns 412. Howes, USiana C-291. "Mr. Chapman...describes its early development, the disputes in Congress over the routes to be used, the awarding of the contracts, scenes and incidents along the trail, Upson's great ride, attacks on stations and riders in the Pah-Ute War" and much else.