Title THE CARPETBAGGERS
Book Condition Very slight indentation to the lower shelf edge, else near fine; in a price-clipped illustrated dust jacket that has browned with age, especially to the spine, which also shows a few small scattered droplets of stain.
Edition First edition.
Publisher New York: Trident Press, (1961).
Seller ID 27653.00
Enjoyable pulp fiction suggested by the career of Howard Hughes--here "Jonas Cord"; the character of Nevada Smith a William Boyd figure, Rina Marlowe "a composite of June Haver and Jean Harlow"--Brooker-Bowers. Source for the watered-down all-star film.
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