SIGNED. Spine leans but tight. Pages tanning. Dust jacket has edge and corner wear. Some tanning on back cover. Shipped in bubble wrap. Please see our inventory for other books by Loren Estleman. Bookseller Inventory #
Dead Man's Hand
No one paid any mind to Jack McCall as he unloaded a .44 caliber slug into Wild Bill Hickok's brain at point-blank range. Deadwood's legendary gunslinging marshal was dead, holding a poker hand of aces and eights, a dead man's hand.
The question the law wanted to know: was McCall a hired killer or did he kill Hickok to avenge his brother's death?
About the Author:
Loren D. Estleman was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and graduated from Eastern Michigan University with a BA degree in English Literature and Journalism in 1974. In 2002, the university awarded him an honorary doctorate in Humane Letters for his contribution to American literature.
He is the author of more than fifty novels in the categories of mystery, historical western, and mainstream, and has received four Western Writers of American Golden Spur Awards, three Western Heritage Awards, and three Shamus Awards. He has been nominated for the Edgar Allan Poe Award, Britain's Silver Dagger, the National Book Award, and the Pulitzer Prize. In 2003, the mammoth Encyclopedia of Detective Fiction named him the most critically acclaimed writer of U.S. detective
Title: Aces & Eights
Publication Date: 1981
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Doubleday, 1981. Book Condition: Fair. 1st. N/A. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP8260412
Book Description Doubleday, 1981. Book Condition: Good. 1st. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP15734115
Book Description Doubleday, 1981. Book Condition: Good. 1st. N/A. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP91119664
Book Description Doubleday. Book Condition: Fair. Acceptable condition. Book Good. No dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # K02C-woua0062
Book Description Doubleday, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Acceptable. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0385174691
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97803851746954.0
Book Description Doubleday & Co., Garden City, NY, 1981. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. A Double D Western. Ex-library with interior stamps, pocket in the rear. Lightly bumped and rubbed, spine cocked. Jacket in mylar taped to the boards. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 120018
Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97803851746953.0
Book Description Doubleday, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0385174691
Book Description Doubleday. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 0385174691 1981. First edition. Signed by Estleman without inscription. Black boards show only mild scuffing in places, else fine. Binding sound. Dust jacket covered in archival Mylar, fine. Interior bright, unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # BBS-2005411