Publication: Cottonwood Publishing Co, 1996, Kalispell
First edition. Illus. by the author. Inscribed by the author. Newspaper clipping laid-in that discusses the book. Fine in dust jacket. It is the end of the year 1882 in Progress County in the Montana Territory, when young Merlin Fanshaw finds himself caught between the competing agendas of a ruthless outlaw, two very different lawmen, and one pretty girl. A fast-paced adventure of Merlin, the Bodacious Kid, as he deals with gold, greed, and gunfire as subtle examination is made of such unchanging and timeless topics such as character, morality, and the place of individual conscience in life.
Inventory Number: 8304