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BALLAD OF THE WHISKEY ROBBER, A True Story of Bank Heists, Ice Hockey, Transylvanian Pelt Smuggling, Moonlighting Detectives, and Broken Hearts (signed), Rubinstein, Julian

Author Name    Rubinstein, Julian

Title   BALLAD OF THE WHISKEY ROBBER, A True Story of Bank Heists, Ice Hockey, Transylvanian Pelt Smuggling, Moonlighting Detectives, and Broken Hearts (signed)

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Near Fine

Jacket Condition   Near Fine

Edition   First Edition

Size   Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Publisher   New York Little, Brown & Company 2004

ISBN Number    0-316-07167-6 / 9780316071673

Inscription   Signed by Author

Seller ID   016006

First printing w/complete number sequence. The story of Attila Ambrus, "one-time pelt smuggler, professional hockey goalie (possibly the worst in the sport's history), pen salesman, Zamboni driver, gravedigger, church painter, roulette addict, building superintendent, whiskey drinker, and native of Transylvania who's decided that the best thing to do with his time is to rob as many banks as possible." This copy signed, on title page, by Rubinstein. Maroon boards w/cream cloth backstrip, pink foil spine lettering, 319 pages (including postscripts, notes on sources, bibliography, appendix and acknowledgements), illustrated. Gently bumped spine ends, in dust jacket w/mild edgewear. A nice collectible copy.

Julian Rubinstein, whiskey, thief, thieves, criminal, criminals, Transylvania, Transylvanian pelt smugglers, smuggling, detective, detectives, hockey, bank robbers, Zamboni, Attila Ambrus, Eastern Europe, gravediggers, Lajos Varju, true crime, roulette

Price = 40.00 USD




          

                                                    


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