By: O'Rourke, Frank.
New York., Willam Morrow and Company: 1956
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 10661
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Good in Good dust jacket
8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; 192 pp. Light brown cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. Jacket illustrations by Charles H. Greer. A nice copy of one of the action-adventure tales from the 50's designed to appeal to the Walter Mitty males who dominated the American landscape in those simpler times. Top half inch of the front free end paper removed. Spine crown and heel are lightly bumped. The unclipped dust jacket shows edge wear with small nicks and scuffs. "The Kid was no Galahad, but he was lucky - for, win or lose, he was Mildred's boy." View More...