Tarboe: The Story of a Life


Tarboe: The Story of a Life

PARKER, Gilbert; CIMINO, Harry (illus.)

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The publisher's jacket blurb says of this novel, "For Tarboe is a living man, perhaps the most accomplished gambler of his period, well known to the author over a long period of years".

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Copp Clark
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1927
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Near fine
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: Yes
  • Jacket Condition: very good +
  • Details:
    196 p. 20 cm. Four woodcuts by Harry Cimino. Olive-green cloth, printed in gilt on cover and spine.  Bright and unblemished. In mylar-covered dustjacket with light wear. The front panel of the jacket is illustrated with a man sitting at a card table, while the spine shows a card hand of four aces and a deuce.  A slight stain on the white of the man's shirt.

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