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A Cowboy Detective: A True Story Of Twenty-Two Years With A World-Famous Detective Agency, Giving The True Facts Of The Bloody Coeur D'alene Labor Riots, And The Many Ups And Downs Of The Author Throughout The United States, Alaska, British Columbia And Old Mexico, Also Exciting Scenes Among The Moonshiners Of Kentucky And Virginia by  Chas. (Charles) A Siringo - Signed First Edition - 1912 - from Arroyo Seco Books and Biblio.com

A Cowboy Detective: A True Story Of Twenty-Two Years With A World-Famous Detective Agency, Giving The True Facts Of The Bloody Coeur D'alene Labor Riots, And The Many Ups And Downs Of The Author Throughout The United States, Alaska, British Columbia And Old Mexico, Also Exciting Scenes Among The Moonshiners Of Kentucky And Virginia

by Siringo, Chas. (Charles) A

Condition: Good/No Jacket


Chicago: W. B. Conkey, 1912. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Plates. 519 Pp. Red Cloth, Gilt, With Numerous Plates And Double Page Plates. Cloth Worn, Gilt All Present And Clear, Fraying At Corners, Front Endpaper Intact, Rear Hinge Beginning To Crack, Hinge Cracked Internally Within Text. This Example Inscribed "To My Friend Charlton E. Ames With Compliments Of The Author, Chas. A Siringo / Hollywood, Calif. / June 18Th, 1925", And With Several Handwritten Corrections Of Disguised Names By Siringo Within The Text, Including "Pinkerton" For "Dickinson" At P. 11, "Tom Horn" For "Tim Corn" In The Photo Facing P. 234, And "Jas. Mcparland" For "Jas. Mccartney" In The Photo Facing P. 514.


  • Bookseller: Arroyo Seco Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 028757
  • Title: A Cowboy Detective: A True Story Of Twenty-Two Years With A World-Famous Detective Agency, Giving The True Facts Of The Bloody Coeur D'alene Labor Riots, And The Many Ups And Downs Of The Author Throughout The United States, Alaska, British Columbia And Old Mexico, Also Exciting Scenes Among The Moonshiners Of Kentucky And Virginia
  • Author: Siringo, Chas. (Charles) A
  • Illustrator: Plates
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition 1st Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: W. B. Conkey
  • Place: Chicago
  • Date published: 1912
  • Keywords: West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY)
  • Bookseller catalogs: Rare And Unusual Books;
  • Subjects: ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES / Books; HISTORY / United States / State & Local / West (AK, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NV, UT, WY);


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