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Cockfighter. by Charles. Willeford


by Charles. Willeford

Publication: Crown Publishers, Inc, 1972, New York

First hardcover edition. Review copy with review slip laid-in. Basis for the 1972 Monte Hellman movie that starred Warren Oates as a worn-out former cockfighting champion, who when he loses, he loses everything. Willeford wrote the screenplay and had a role in the movie. Yellow cloth lightly soiled, else fine in dust jacket with light wear to spine ends and lightly rubbed along fore-edge. Review copies are uncommon of this title.

Inventory Number: 23819