A FITTING DEATH FOR BILLY THE KID
AUTHOR'S PERSONAL COPY
A FITTING DEATH FOR BILLY THE KID. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1960. ix,310pp. Index. Illustrations. Charcoal gray cloth with a red spine label, title i. First edition. Laid-in is a Certificate of Authentication signed by Mrs. Ramon Adams certifying that his book was in his person collection at the time of his death. Externally, a bright, fine copy. Internal, faint crease to the first nine pages, else, fine. The dust jacket shows light soiling and edgewear, overall, very good-. The author has not written a biography of Billy the Kid. Rather, he has chosen, for the sake of historical accuracy, to examine the legends and misinformation that have surrounded this famous outlaw. An important book and a must for any outlaw collector, this is the ultimate copy.