Title SAINT JOHNSON
Book Condition Small bookplate to pastedown, else fine, in red cloth with gilt spine stamping, blind-embossed publisher's emblem to front; in a near fine illustrated dust jacket, showing mild edgewear, a few very small nicks, a tiny area of faint stain to spine panel.
Edition First edition, first printing. Sensational example of this scarce title, with the striking jacket and endpaper art by Edna Reindel vivid and bright.
Publisher New York: Lincoln MacVeagh/The Dial Press, 1930.
Seller ID 51311.00
Novel of Tombstone, Arizona, cited by some as the earliest fictional treatment of the gunfight at the OK Corral. Filmed four times: LAW AND ORDER (1932) with Walter Huston; BEAST OF THE CITY (1932); LAW AND ORDER (1940) and (1955) with Ronald Reagan.
Western Literature. Books into Film. Mystery.