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Pete Spence, "Audacious Artist In Crime" ROY B. YOUNG

Pete Spence, "Audacious Artist In Crime"


Publication: Young & Sons Enterprises, 2000, Apache, OK

First edition. Quarto. Inked presentation inscription on the title page "To Neil Carmony With admiration & best wishes. Roy B. Young, July 10. 2000." Maroon stiff wrappers, [4], 67 pp. plus 63 pages of facsimiles, photographs, notes, and name index, introduction. The life and history of Pete Spence (a name among his aliases). He was a ranger, bank robber, claim jumper, saloon keeper, felon, wood cutter, cattle thief, murderer, deputy sheriff, constable, freighter, and goat rancher. Quite a list of activity for a life span of only 63 years. Fine copy.

Inventory Number: 41270