First edition. Cloth, 119 pp., preface, frontispiece, numerous illustrations, diagram of bank interior, top edges gilt. Details the events of September 7, 1876, when the James-Younger gang attempted to rob the First National Bank in Northfield, Minnesota. Includes the events of the raid but also the ensuing two-week manhunt through southern Minnesota. "A carefully written book based upon contemporary newspaper accounts and considered accurate."---Ramon Adams. Moderate wear to the spine ends, corners, and extremities, lacks the front free fly leaf else interior clean, overall a good copy.
Inventory Number: 41927