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 #
Title: GEM OF THE PRAIRIE: An Informal History of ...
Publication Date: 1940
Edition: First edition.
Book Description New York, Garden City Publ, 1942. 6 Bl., 377 S., XIX S. m.Illustrationen. Fester Orig.Pappband. 8° ( Es fehlt das Frontispiz " The fatal Wine-room " ) - Englischer Text -. Bookseller Inventory # 39672
Book Description Northern Illinois University Press, 1986. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0875805345
Book Description Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1940. Soft cover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st /review. Very good- condition first edtion / review copy softcover. Cover rubbed and corners bumped, spine creased. Some sections loose or cracked but in tact. Includes photo plates. Some foxing / tanning of pages in the first 9 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 0016836rt
Book Description Knopf, 1940. hardcover, Book Condition: poor, Knopf, NY, 1940, 1st., 8vo., boards, (377,xix)pp., ex-lib.- spine label, pocket, stamps, frayed spine caps, cocked, foxed endpapers, a little mustiness, poor $. Bookseller Inventory # 83138
Book Description Northern Illinois University Press. Paperback. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2795329066
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
Book Description Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York, 1940. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. A survey of the Chicago underworld during the prohibition epoch. Name on endpaper, corner chipped on few pp, otherwise Good. Bookseller Inventory # 017123
Book Description Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1940. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. First Edition. This is a solid copy in good condition. No dustjacket. Worn corners; spine worn at top and bottom. No names or writing within. From the personal library of western historian Robert K. DeArment and bears his imprint. Crime, Criminals, Gangsters. Bookseller Inventory # 005171
Book Description Northern Illinois University Press, Dekalb, Illinois, 1986. Soft cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 003411
Book Description Alfred Knopf, 1940. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 204253