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Red Hell; The Life Story of John Goode, Criminal

By: Roberts, Thelma

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Rae D. Henkle: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12036

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Black cloth covered boards show some edge wear, front hinge started but solid, faint remnants of library stamps on end papers. ; A tight solid book, untrimmed page edges front edge ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Roberts adopts the cause of an aged career criminal who, after being born in the Bowery, finds himself on a track to a life in in the criminal world. The book was developed from a series of colorful interviews with Goode as well as notes that Goode brought to her. It forms a familiar story of a boy from the wrong side of the tracks, becoming involved with the criminal element,... View more info