LIFE IN THE MINES; Or Crime Avenged. Including Thrilling Adventures Among Miners and Outlaws. Copiously Illustrated by H.S. DeLay. Charles SIMPSON.

LIFE IN THE MINES; Or Crime Avenged. Including Thrilling Adventures Among Miners and Outlaws. Copiously Illustrated by H.S. DeLay.

Chicago: Rhodes & McClure Publishing Company, [1898]. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Octavo, original decorated green cloth elaborately stamped in silver on spine & front panel, patterned endpapers. 343 pp + [11] pp ads at rear, including 6 pages of ads for "The Audiophone", a device which will enable deaf people to hear through their teeth. Frontispiece & numerous illustrations, mostly full-page, by DeLay, included in the pagination. Old name stamp on first blank leaf, evidence of a minor glue repair to inner rear hinge between the endpaper and the last leaf of ads; a very good bright copy. Very Good. Item #303338

¶ Fictional account of derring-do in the old west; with the perhaps obligatory appearance of a Spectre Horseman.

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