Uncommon Signed Folklore Classic
With His Pistol in His Hand: A Border Ballad and Its Hero
First Edition. The classic study of border life and song. Paredes, the leading folklorist of US-Mexico border region, tells the compelling story of Gregorio Cortez who killed a sheriff in self-defense and became a hero through dozens of ballads and songs. Still in print, in the Texas Classics series, after.....