GEM OF THE PRAIRIE: An Informal History of the Chicago Underworld

Asbury, Herbert.

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377, xix pp., 26 monochrome illustrations; octavo, purple cloth and pictorial boards, dustjacket Another compelling study of the underside of American culture by the author of The French Quarter, The Barbary Coast, et al. Discoloration to front fixed endpaper, apparently from binder's adhesive, else fine in price-clipped very good jacket. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: GEM OF THE PRAIRIE: An Informal History of ...
Publisher: Knopf
Publication Date: 1940
Binding: Hardcover
Edition: First edition.

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Book Description Alfred A. Knopf, New York & London, 1940. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. First edition. 8vo, 377, xix pages, clothbacked pictorial boards, inked initials on endpaper and a red rubber stamp, tape residue on endpapers. This classic account of the seamy and steamy underbelly of Chicago devotes a chapter to America's first known serial killer, Herman W. Mudgett, aka H. H. Holmes, who is now better known as the Devil in the White City. Illustrated. Bookseller Inventory # 0007472

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