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The Resource "Yellow Kid" Weil : the autobiography of America's master swindler, as told to W. T. Brannon

"Yellow Kid" Weil : the autobiography of America's master swindler, as told to W. T. Brannon

Label
"Yellow Kid" Weil : the autobiography of America's master swindler
Title
"Yellow Kid" Weil
Title remainder
the autobiography of America's master swindler
Statement of responsibility
as told to W. T. Brannon
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Joseph " Yellow Kid" Weil, perhaps the greatest con man of all, tells his own story of creating everything from short cons to amazingly elaborate schemes in Chicago during the early 20th century
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Weil, J. R.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brannon, W. T.
Series statement
Nabat books
Series volume
8
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Weil, J. R.
  • Swindlers and swindling
Label
"Yellow Kid" Weil : the autobiography of America's master swindler, as told to W. T. Brannon
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Early adventures in chicanery -- Chicanery in Chicago -- A tip for Mr. MacAllister -- How to beat the horses -- Two unwary strangers -- From nags to riches -- Giving away real estate -- The get-rich-quick bank -- Red letter days -- Millionaires and murder -- I tried to go straight -- Easy money on rainy days -- A deal with Father Flanagan -- Some credit--and lots of cash -- The man with a beard -- The Faro Bank pay-off -- Meet me in St. Louis -- The law catches up -- Magic money -- The Hotel Martinique -- The Leavenworth Country Club -- The comtesse and the kid -- The case of the refugee -- A proposition for A. Hitler -- Tricks of the trade -- The little things count -- Where the money went -- The last word
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Nabat ed.
Extent
xi, 296 p.
Isbn
9781849350211
System control number
  • ocn601121230
  • (OCoLC)601121230
Label
"Yellow Kid" Weil : the autobiography of America's master swindler, as told to W. T. Brannon
Publication
Contents
Early adventures in chicanery -- Chicanery in Chicago -- A tip for Mr. MacAllister -- How to beat the horses -- Two unwary strangers -- From nags to riches -- Giving away real estate -- The get-rich-quick bank -- Red letter days -- Millionaires and murder -- I tried to go straight -- Easy money on rainy days -- A deal with Father Flanagan -- Some credit--and lots of cash -- The man with a beard -- The Faro Bank pay-off -- Meet me in St. Louis -- The law catches up -- Magic money -- The Hotel Martinique -- The Leavenworth Country Club -- The comtesse and the kid -- The case of the refugee -- A proposition for A. Hitler -- Tricks of the trade -- The little things count -- Where the money went -- The last word
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st Nabat ed.
Extent
xi, 296 p.
Isbn
9781849350211
System control number
  • ocn601121230
  • (OCoLC)601121230

Library Locations

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      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
      27.5416154 -99.4826071
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