Hell and High Water
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
Date Published: 1943
Book Id: 26051
241pp. Octavo [20 cm] Bluish green cloth covered boards with dark black ink stamped titles. Very good. The edges of the covers are gently bumped and rubbed. Very mild spine slant. The top edge of the text block is very lightly foxed. The endsheets are very subtly darkened and foxed. There is a previous owner's name on the front free endsheet. The dust jacket is in good condition. The spine is faded. The edges are slightly bumped, rubbed and chipped. There are numerous small closed tears and chips in the edges that have been backed with tape. The price has been neatly torn out from the top corner of the front inside flap. .
From the jacket- "Cleburn Hightower, a young Choctaw, is condemned to death unjustly and freed, according to the tribal custom, upon his promise to return voluntarily to face execution at the time and place appointed."