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Desperate Men: Revelations from the Sealed Pinkerton Files by  James D HORAN - First Edition - 1949 - from Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts, ABAA and

Desperate Men: Revelations from the Sealed Pinkerton Files

by HORAN, James D

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1949. Hardcover. 8vo. Tan cloth with red lettering and black decoration, pictorial dust jacket. xx, 296pp. Illustrations, map endpapers. Near fine/very good. Mild jacket edgewear. A superbly tight and attractive first edition of this (to cite front jacket panel) "Secret History of Frank and Jesse James, the Younger Brothers, and the Wild Bunch of Wyoming Based on the Century-Old Records of Pinkerton's National Detective Agency.


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