New York: Boni and Liveright, 1926. First edition. 8vo, 335pp; dark blue cloth stamped in gilt. Tips very slightly rubbed, fine and bright in a moderately soiled, price-clipped dust jacket with a bit of wear and a couple of chips and short tears. Item #205638
Scarce Texas novel, describing corruption in Ft. Worth, here fictionalized as "Carrolton." The author, a former newspaperman and occasional playwright, died suddenly while traveling in Granada at the age of fifty.