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Hands Up; or, Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains.

by General D.J. Cook, Superintendent of the Rocky Mountain Detective Association

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Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press, 1958. Hardcover First Edition Thus (1958); First Printing stated. First Edition Thus (1958); First Printing, so stated. Very Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows only minute indications of use: three small, faint white stains to the front panel; the top edge is a little dusted; else without flaw, if no longer quite so bright as when new; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single unobtrusive flaw. Bright and Clean. Close to 'As New'. The DJ shows very light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; the price is unclipped; mylar-protected. No longer 'As New', but remains close to it. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.8 x 5.15 x 1.3 inches). xvi, 319 pages. Introduction by Everett L. DeGolyer, Jr. Illustrated with Nine Duotone Prints. Language: English. Weight: 17.4 ounces. The Western Frontier Library Series. Hardback with DJ.
  • Seller: Black Cat Hill Books US (US)
  • Seller Inventory #: 50792
  • Title: Hands Up; or, Twenty Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains.
  • Author: General D.J. Cook, Superintendent of the Rocky Mountain Detective Association
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition Thus (1958); First Printing stated.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press,
  • Place: Norman, OK
  • Date published: 1958.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Frontier Life; Old West; Americana: Western; American Heritage; Pioneer Era;


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