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    J. Evetts Haley. INSCRIBED. Jeff Milton a Good Man With a Gun. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1948. First edition, first issue. Inscribed to S. R. Pinkerton on the front free endpaper: "For my fellow devotee to / High Plains history. / S. R. Pinkerton, / who will approve Jeff / Milton's courage and character / from / J. Evetts Haley / October 20, 1948." Octavo. xiii, 430 pages. Illustrated with drawings by Harold D. Bugbee. Photographs. Publisher's original maroon cloth with titles stamped in gilt on the spine.
    Condition: Near fine. Modest shelf wear to the edge of the boards with gently bumped corners. Trivial toning to pages. Lacks dust jacket.



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    "An excellent biography of one of the famous law-enforcement officers of the Southwest, detailing his activities among its outlaws and gunmen, such as John Wesley Hardin, Black Jack Ketchum, John Selman...". (Adams, Six-Guns 892).

    Reference: Adams, Herd 965; Adams, Six-Guns 892; Howes H38.



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