The Murder of a Bad Man 1936 Hulbert Footner ~ First Edition


Title: The Murder of a Bad Man

Author: Hulbert Footner

Description: First Edition stated. Ex-lending library. Boards in black cloth with orange lettering. A little corner wear. Residue on front free endpaper from an old department store lending-library label & rubber stamp; tape stains on pastedowns, otherwise pages are generally clean. Dust jacket is worn, showing chipping and general wear; not price clipped ($2.00); in a new archival mylar sleeve. 306 pages. Scarce in dust jacket.

A thrilling tale of G-Men in action in the days following the Repeal of Prohibition. Efforts to suppress the illegal liquor traffic land John Comerford a job as bootlegger and the resulting complications involve a night-club dancer, a blackmail plot, a sinister bad man, and a whirlwind round-up by the Department of Justice.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Good
Jacket Condition: Good

Publisher: Harper & Brothers
Place: New York | London
Year: 1936

Keywords: mystery, G-Men,

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