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Killer Colt: Murder, Disgrace, and the Making of an American Legend by  Harold Schechter - First Edition - 2010 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0278688)

Killer Colt: Murder, Disgrace, and the Making of an American Legend

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Killer Colt: Murder, Disgrace, and the Making of an American Legend

by Schechter, Harold

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ISBN 10
0345476816
ISBN 13
9780345476814
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Ballantine Books, New York, 2010. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. the dust jacket has a small tear at the top left of the front panel, there is no other damage to the book, the front edge of the text block has not been trimmed. The book interweaves the intriguing stories of brooding, brilliant John Colt, and imaginative, enterprising brother Sam – sharp witted and fascinating brothers on vastly divergent journeys, bound by an abiding mutual devotion and a mystery they will conceal to the end. – Paraphrasing the dust jacket blurb Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Marking pen spot on bottom edge.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; USA; 19th century; True Crime. ISBN: 0345476816. ISBN/EAN: 9780345476814. Inventory No: 0278688. . 9780345476814

Synopsis

Harold Schechter is a professor of American literature and culture at Queens College, the City University of New York. He is widely celebrated for both fiction and true-crime writing, including The Devil's Gentleman and The Serial Killer Files . He lives in Brooklyn and Mattituck, Long Island, with his wife, the poet Kimiko Hahn.

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Bookseller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller's Inventory #
0278688
Title
Killer Colt: Murder, Disgrace, and the Making of an American Legend&#11;
Author
Schechter, Harold
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0345476816
ISBN 13
9780345476814
Publisher
Ballantine Books
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
2010
Keywords
BZDB2 murder 19th-century America colt Biography & Autobiography; USA; 19th century; True Crime. Killer Colt Murder Disgrace and the Making of an American Legend
Bookseller catalogs
True Crime;

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