Book #20642

Gangland - 1st Edition/1st Printing

David Winn
Book #20642 Gangland - 1st Edition/1st Printing. David Winn.

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982.

A nice first edition/first printing, in about Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number.

In Gangland, David Winn tells the story of Mickey Cohen, the most powerful and notorious mobster in American history. Cohen was a ruthless killer and entrepreneur, who was also one of the most flamboyant and charismatic figures in the underworld. Winn tells Cohen's story through the lens of the people who knew him best - his enemies, friends, and lovers.

Gangland is a fascinating exploration of the dark side of American history, and a riveting portrait of one of the most charismatic and controversial criminals of all time.; 8vo; FSA.

Price: $50.00