Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1956.
First Edition. Hardcover. 7 3/4" X 5 1/4". 246pp. Stated first printing. Moderate edgewear to price-clipped dust jacket, with chipping to head of spine, scattered rubbing, particularly to tail, and small closed tears at edges. Salmon colored cloth over boards, with spine lettered in dark red and cowboy atop horse device stamped in dark red to upper board. Gentle bumping to head of spine and top corners. Mark to top edge of text block. Binding is sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A presentable first printing copy of this western by master of the genre Henry Wilson Allen (pseudonyms Clay Fisher and Will Henry) in worn but attractive dust jacket by John McCormack. Very good / good. Item #2430