The Price of the Prairie: A Story of Kansas (Classic Reprint)

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The Price of the Prairie: A Story of Kansas (Classic Reprint)

Excerpt from The Price of the Prairie: A Story of KansasDan hear it always - the Call Of the Prairie. The passing Of sixty Winters has left me a vigorous man, although my hair is as white as the January snowdrift in. The draws, and the strenuous events Of some of the years have put a tax on my strength. I shall always limp a little in my right foot - that was left out on the plains one freezing night with nothing under it but the earth, and nothing over it but the ss left out on the plains one freezing night with nothing under it but the earth, and nothing over it but the sky. Still, considering that al though the sixty years were spent mainly in that pioneer time when every day in Kansas was its busy day, I am not even beginning to feel Old. Neither am I sentimental and inclined to poetry. Life has given me mostly her prose selections for my study.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more