Item #62534 The Old Sheriff and Other True Tales. Lafayette Hanchett.

The Old Sheriff and Other True Tales

New York: Margent Press, 1937. First edition. Hardcover. 208 pp. Quarto. [23 cm]. Purple cloth over boards with gilt title stamped on spine. With original dust jacket, which is intact, but in good condition only due to a [2 cm x 13 cm] loss at head leading onto front top fore edge. Loss at tail of spine and some tearing throughout. Front hinge cracked. Deckled edges. Cloth is toned in line with dust jacket loss. Very good. Item #62534

Signed by the author in black pen on front free end paper, "Sincerely yours, Lafayette Hanchett". Hanchett was a prominent businessman in the West, becoming the President of the Utah Power and Light Company and financing the Labertine Mine in Idaho Springs.

Price: $75.00

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