Hands Up; or, Twenty Five Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains, Reminiscences by General D.J. Cook, Chief of the Rocky Mountain Detective Association A Condensed Criminal History of the Far West

By: Cook, D. J.

Price: $3,750.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


285 pages, frontis, illustrations, original cloth with gilt lettering and design, minor edge wear, rebacked with original spine, new end-papers, the rare half title page bound in at page 16, inscribed by the author, "compliments of the author, D. J. Cook" under the frontispiece which is a portrait of the author. Rare in the first edition. Cook was a soldier, city marshal of Denver, sheriff of Arapahoe County, U.S. Marshal, Major General of Colorado Militia, founder and chief of the Rocky Mountain Detective Association. Howes C728, Six-Guns 483, Graff 862, Rader 905, Adams One-Fifty 34.

Title: Hands Up; or, Twenty Five Years of Detective Life in the Mountains and on the Plains, Reminiscences by General D.J. Cook, Chief of the Rocky Mountain Detective Association A Condensed Criminal History of the Far West

Author Name: Cook, D. J.

Categories: Gunmen, Cowboys, The West,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Denver CO, Republican Publishing Co.: 1882

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 016302

Keywords: Outlaws, lawmen, ranching, cowboys, cattle drives, detectives, ranching, cattle