New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1936. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (21cm); mauve cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in black on spine and front cover; black topstain; dustjacket; illus.frontispiece, 368pp. Slight musty odor, else Fine in a Very Good dustjacket, unclipped (priced $3.00), sunned and edgeworn, with small chips to extremities, short tears, and splits along flap folds.
Life story of a career criminal incarcerated in the Oregon State Prison after a career of check forging, hold-ups, safe-blowing, and theft. "Principal incidents are Duncan's escape and recapture; otherwise this is a diary of a criminal's routine prison life" (SUVAK 98, p.32). Scarce in dustjacket.