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Devil John Wright of the Cumberlands

by Wright, William T

Condition: Good/No Jacket

Pound, VA: William T. Wright, 1970. RARE. Book has a mild hint of old book mustiness. Text block soundly bound, mild shaking to otherwise sound hinges; shows mild page paper aging, a few minor stains to pages. Moderate wear to exterior with a little fray to cloth at corners, minor rubs to faces. The tale of a lawman from Kentucky, a civil war soldier, and also a detective working in Virginia, West Virginia, and Kentucky. Illustrated with photos, 262 pages.. Edition Unstated, Apparent First. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Octavo. Out of Print.

  • Bookseller: Steven Streufert, Bookseller/Bigfoot Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 15961
  • Title: Devil John Wright of the Cumberlands
  • Author: Wright, William T
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: Edition Unstated, Apparent First
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: William T. Wright
  • Place: Pound, VA
  • Date published: 1970
  • Keywords: B000R0VIS6 Civil War, Crime, Law, Detectives, Devil John Wright of the Cumberlands Wright, William T.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Americana;
  • Size: Octavo


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