EX-LIBRARY hardcover - w/ some expected signs of former library use.
Light-to-moderate wear from former library circulation.
Library stamp to closed page tops.
Discard stamp on BFEP (back free end page).
Damaged BFEP (torn/missing upper corner & side) where library pocket removed during de-acquisition).
Light-moderate wear from prior handling/reading.
No serious soiling/staining mishaps to note - only a couple of stray instances of residue.
A few non-severe soiling blemishes noted - nothing to impede reading.
Light dampness stain noted to lower corners of back endpages w/ faint wrinkle to nearby pages.
Touch of wear to cover corners & spine bottom.
Couple of light scratches to back; scuff/scrape to lower spine side.
Nice reading copy from this well-received western series!
The late Robert B. Parker followed up his successful APPALOOSA with this 2nd addition
to his western series.
From back cover:
After the bloody confrontation in Appaloosa, Everett Hitch ends up in Resolution.
He takes a job as lookout at Amos Wolfson's Blackfoot Saloon and protector
of the ladies who work the backrooms - and is a man unafraid to stand up to
the enforcer sent from the O'Malley copper mine.
Though Hitch makes short work of hired gun Koy Wickman, tensions continue to mount.
Hitch is relieved by the arrival of his friend Virgil Cole.
When greedy mine owners Eamon O'Malley threatens the coalition of local ranchers,
Hitch and Cole find themselves in the middle of a war between O'Malley's men and