Henry Altemus Company


Series 25 - Pony Rider Boys Series

Series Name:
Publish Dates:
Pony Rider Boys Series
1910 - 1924
Western - Adventure
Series Number:


Title: Author: Year: Illustrator:
1 Pony Rider Boys in the Rockies Patchin, Frank Gee 1909  
2 Pony Rider Boys in Texas Patchin, Frank Gee 1910  
3 Pony Rider Boys in Montana Patchin, Frank Gee 1910  
4 Pony Rider Boys in the Ozarks Patchin, Frank Gee 1910  
5 Pony Rider Boys on the Alkali Patchin, Frank Gee 1910  
6 Pony Rider Boys in New Mexico Patchin, Frank Gee 1910  
7 Pony Rider Boys in the Grand Canyon Patchin, Frank Gee 1912  
8 Pony Rider Boys with the Texas Rangers Patchin, Frank Gee 1920  
9 Pony Rider Boys on the Blue Ridge Patchin, Frank Gee 1924  
10 Pony Rider Boys in New England Patchin, Frank Gee 1924  
11 Pony Rider Boys in Louisiana Patchin, Frank Gee 1924  
12 Pony Rider Boys in Alaska Patchin, Frank Gee 1924  


Henry Altemus Company      Format: 1      Volumes: 1 - 7
Light blue cloth. Line drawn illustration of two boys on horses with one boy's shirt and the setting sun in red. Uncoated brown dust jacket matches the book.

Henry Altemus Company      Format: 2       Volumes: 1 - 12
Cover as above. White coated jacket with multicolored line drawing of two boys on horses which is a different picture than the cover. See picture section.

Henry Altemus Company      Format: 3      Volumes: 1 - 12
Cover as above or appliqué with pictorial multicolored picture of two boys on horseback (different from above). Pictorial dust jacket matches the appliqué.

Henry Altemus Company      Format: 4      Volumes: 1 - 12
Cover as in format one without colors. Dust jacket is multicolored pictorial picture of three boys on horseback. This picture differs from the format 3 jacket art.

Series Notes:
1. No copy of a book cover the same as the jacket in format number 4 has been seen.
2. Walter Hayn drew the jacket art in format number 3.
3. For information about the Saalfield reprints of this series click here.


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Format 1 First Jacket

Format 1 First Jacket-reverse

Format 1 Second Jacket

Format 1 Second Jacket-Reverse(early)


Format 1 Second Jacket-Reverse(later)

Format 1 Third Jacket

Format 2 Dust Jacket

Format 3 Dust Jacket


Format 4 Dust Jacket

Format 1,2, 3 Cover

Format 3 Appliqué Cover

Format 4 Cover


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