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Desperadoes Of New Mexico. by F. Stanley

Desperadoes Of New Mexico.

by F. Stanley

Publication: The World Press, Inc, 1953, Denver

First edition. 8vo. Inscribed in ink on the front free fly leaf "To ---- a lover of Southwestern folk and Americana. Sincerely F. Stanley." Limited to 800 copies of which this is number 40. Cloth, xv [3], 320 pp., foreword, illustrated, bibliography. Adams Six Guns 2096 says, "A book which covers practically all the well-known outlaws of New Mexico. The author tells some things that do not appear in other books on the subject." Much on Billy the Kid, Dick Brewer, William Coe, Black Jack, Clay Allison, Dave Rudabaugh, Joel Fowler, etc. Fine in dust jacket with light wear to the spine ends and corners.

Inventory Number: 47662

$250.00