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White Leg by Max Martínez (1943-    ) - First - 1996 - from The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB (SKU: L0966)

White Leg

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White Leg

by Max Martínez (1943- )

  • Used
  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near Fine/Fine
ISBN 10
1558850988
ISBN 13
9781558850989
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About This Item

253 pages. Octavo (8 3/4" x 5 1/2") bound in original publisher's black cloth with silver lettering to spine in original pictorial jacket. First edition. Gil Blue's fourteen-month career robbing convenience stores in White Leg and surrounding towns in Texas comes to an explosive end in the early hours one spring morning, when a Texas Ranger walks in on a holdup in progress. Gil is forced to shoot." "Five shots ring out; four bodies lie dead and Gil is catapulted from small-time hood into big-time criminal. Adding another knot to the noose tightening around his neck, Gil's conniving wife sets him up to take the fall in a kidnapping scheme involving the grandson of the local town boss. The law is after him, and the outlaws are too. Gil must scramble to stay out of the line of fire in a town where everybody wants him dead. Condition: Near fine in a fine jacket.

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Bookseller
The Book Collector ABAA, ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
L0966
Title
White Leg
Author
Max Martínez (1943- )
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
1558850988
ISBN 13
9781558850989
Publisher
Arte Publico Press
Place of Publication
Houston
Date published
1996
Keywords
Mystery
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;
Size
Octavo

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Cloth
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spine
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fine
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First Edition
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