Midas of the Rockies: The Story of Stratton and Cripple Creek
Place Published: Chicago
Publisher: Sage Books / The Swallow Press Inc.
Date Published: 1972
Edition: Third edition
Book Id: 35916
SIGNED. 347pp. Octavo [22 cm] Bright yellow cloth covered boards with the title stamped in black ink on the backstrip. The publisher's device is blind stamped on the front board. Near fine. The spine ends are bumped, and there is very minor soiling on the bottom edges of the covers. Tanned pages. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with mild rubbing and age-toning. The edges are lightly chipped, and there is a short closed tear in the bottom edge. The spine is sunned.
Inscribed by the author on the half title page. A reprint of Waters' dramatic and colorful biography of the paradoxical Stratton, originally written in 1937.