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Desperate Men. Revelations From The Sealed Pinkerton Files by James D. Horan

Desperate Men. Revelations From The Sealed Pinkerton Files

by James D. Horan

Publication: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1962, Garden City, New York, 1949

First edition. 8vo. The Newly Revised and Enlarged edition. Decorated cloth with embossed revolver on the front cover, titles stamped in brown and red on the front cover and spine, xiv [2], 391 pp., foreword, illustrated, plates, portraits, index. Foreword by Robert A. Pinkerton, II. Basis is the hitherto unrevealed files that accumulated in the archives of Pinkerton's National Detective Agency. The book is divided into three parts, the first part deals with the James - Younger gang, the second part deals with Butch Cassidy's Wild Bunch, and the third part is the greatly enlarged edition of the original with seventeen additional chapters added. Fine in dust jacket with a small closed tear to bottom edge of front cover.

Inventory Number: 48542

$45.00