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The Cornett-Whitley Gang. Violence Unleashed In Texas by  David Johnson

The Cornett-Whitley Gang. Violence Unleashed In Texas

by David Johnson

First edition. 8vo. Red boards, tiles stamped in gilt on the spine, xviii, 284 pp., foreword, acknowledgments, dramatis personae, introduction, illustrated from photographs, map, portraits, endnotes, selected bibliography, index. Foreword by Doug Dukes. Tells of the lawless activities of the Cornett-Whitley gang in Texas 1887-1888. The leaders were Bill Whitley and Brack Cornett, both killed by posses in 1888 after a train robbery at Flatonia, Texas. As new, unread copy, in dust jacket.

Inventory Number: 46006

$35.00