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Hell's Belles. Denver's Brides Of The Multitudes With Attention To Various Gamblers, Scroundrels, And Mountebanks, And A Biography Of Sam Howe, Frontier Lawman by  Clark Secrest

Hell's Belles. Denver's Brides Of The Multitudes With Attention To Various Gamblers, Scroundrels, And Mountebanks, And A Biography Of Sam Howe, Frontier Lawman

by Clark Secrest

First edition. Quarto. Limited Collector's edition of 200 of which this is number 182, signed by the author. Cloth, decorated front and rear endpapers, xx [1] [blank], 348 pp., preface, acknowledgments, notes to the reader, illustrated (many from photographs), plates, portraits, facsimiles, chapter end-notes, appendices, bibliography, index.Prostitutes and where they worked, arrests for all sorts of crime. etc. Photograph (1901) of public rogues' gallery showing 7,500 wanted people. Scarce. As new, unread copy in dust jacket with a custom-fitted clear protective cover over the dust jacket, as issued.

Inventory Number: 46048

$275.00