(James, Frank and Jesse). Dacus, Hon. J.A.
Title LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF FRANK AND JESSE JAMES THE NOTED WESTERN OUTLAWS
Book Condition Offsetting to the first few leaves, mild soiling and staining throughout from handling, lower corner of one internal leaf creased, some wear to the spine ends and corner tips, else an about very good copy. An extremely rare prepublication copy.
Edition First edition: Advance salesman sample issue. Original ornate gilt-stamped pictorial brown cloth. Approximately 100 pages.
Publisher St. Louis: W.S. Bryan, Publisher, 1880.
Seller ID 35752.00
A subscription sample book with prospectus pages selected at random from different portions of the published book, binding styles laid down to the front pastedown, sample illustrations, and 49 subscriber's signatures (in pencil) to the rear. Howes D-6.
Outlaws. Western Americana.