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The Shooting of Dan McGrew

By: Service, Robert & Ted Harrison

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Kids Can Press, 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Top back fore corner slightly bumped, otherwise as new ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; 12 X 9 X 0.40 inches; 32 pages; "The poem about the shooting of the fictitious Dan McGrew was written soon after the gold rush in Dawson City was over; it is an unrelenting story of the greed, jealousy, loneliness and betrayal that were characteristic of the Gold Rush era, and how Dan McGrew became the hated target of a half-crazed miner. While the action o... View more info