Apr 15, 2021 - Sale 2564

Sale 2564 - Lot 203

Price Realized: $ 1,375
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
(CRIME.) [Thomas F. Daggett.] The Outlaw Brothers, Frank and Jesse James: Lives and Adventures of the Scourges of the Plains. 28 plates. [3]-67, [7] pages including ad leaves. 8vo, publisher's illustrated wrappers, worn and lacking most of rear wrapper and backstrip, skillfully restored; conservation to the two outer leaves, otherwise minor wear to contents. New York: Richard K. Fox, 1881

Additional Details

First of many editions of a popular sensationalist account, part of the "Police Gazette Series of Famous Criminals." None of any edition traced at auction. Adams, Six-Guns 542; Howes D9 ("aa").