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Category: All Categories: Law and Criminality: Crime
87 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.

Crimes of passion

Publisher: London, Phoebus, c1975.
. Publisher isbn: 0706404513. Folio, 160pp. Hardcover Very good condition in torn d.j. fair

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2.
Ahlgren, Gregory J  
Crime of the Century: the Lindbergh Kidnapping Hoax, by Gregory J. Ahlgren & Stephen R. Monier

Publisher: Boston, Branden, c1993.
. 286p. Hardcover Very good condition very good d.j. good

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3.
Ambler, Eric, 1909-1998, introduction  
Great Cases of Scotland Yard / Selected by the editors of the Reader's digest

Publisher: Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, c1978.
690 p., [5] leaves of plates : illus. ; 23.5 cm. Contents Egleton, C. The stealing of Muriel McKay.--Jenkins, E. Neill Cream, poisoner.--Garve A. The case of Stanley Setty.--Graham, W. The Wembley job.--Kennedy, L. The Portland spy case.--Williams, E. Doctor Crippen's diary.--Braddon, R. The Shepherd's Bush case.--Symons, J. The siege of Sidney Street Stick# 43,629. Good+ / no dj.

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4.
ANDERSON, David M. & KILLINGRAY, David (Edited by)  
Policing the Empire: Government, Authority and Control, 1830-1940

Publisher: Manchester University Press, 1991.
F First Edition A near fine copy (ink name fep) in a near fine d.w. (Spine lightly faded). A scarce title.

Appr.: | AUD 160.43 CAD 164.84 EUR 108.70 GBP 89.29 JPY 15,000.00 MXN 1,875.00 ZAR 1,500.00 

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5.
Arthur Train.  
True Stories of Crime.
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Publisher: NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1922..
348 pp. No dustjacket. VG.

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6.
aVincent, E. Duke  
Mafia Summer
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Mafia Summer by E. Duke Vincent, Bloomsbury Press, 2005, 384 pages, fair condition, paperback

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7.
Bailey, Brad & Darden, Bob, Illustrated by: Photos  
Mad Man in Waco : The Complete story of the Davidian Cult, David Koresh, and The Waco Massacre

Publisher: WRS Publishing Waco, TX 1993.
xiv, 284 pp, glossy SC wraps w/blu-green-black-yel-orange color pictorial front cover w/black spine w/wht lettering. The story of David Koresh, the Branch Davidians and their clash with the FBI and ATF at Mt. Carmel, Texas. First Soft Cover Printing No Jacket Soft Cover Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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8.
BAIN, Graham C.  
Crime, the American Negro and the Urban Native in South Africa.

Publisher: The Carnegie Corporation Visitors Grants Committee Pretoria, 1938.
F First Edition A very good copy indeed in the original thin blue card printed wrappers as issued.

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9.
Banks, Frances (Foreword by the Rt. Hon. Lord Birkett)  
Teach Them to Live: a Study of Education in English Prisons

Publisher: London Max Parrish 1958.
First printing. Octavo, Hardcover , viii, 287 pgs. Condition: Fine in a very good dust jacket. Jacket in Mylar protector.
     Miss Banks' work with educating inmates at Maidstone Prison as Tutor Organizer, and her observations at other facilities. She is hopeful in her view of the prisoner as 'primarily an adult in need of education and only secondarily a criminal in need of reform.' Black textured paper over boards with gilt stamped spine lettering. Small bumps at top and bottom fore corners of upper board, slight dustiness to top edge of text block, otherwise crisp and free of wear. Jacket has a few ink notations at lower corner of front flap and some faint surface soil. Contains a good bibliography. Fully indexed. General & Reference

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10.
Benedict, Jeff  
Public Heroes, Private Felons: Athletes and Crimes against Women

Publisher: Boston, Northeastern University Pr., c1997.
1st printing. 254p. Signed by the author. Hardcover Very good condition very good d.j. good

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11.
Bergreen, Laurence  
Capone: The Man and the Era

Publisher: Simon Schuster New York 1994.
701 pages, b/w plates, genealogy chart, notes, selected bibliography, index, 8vo, black boars. Near fine in an unpriced near fine dust jacket First Printing Hard Cover

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12.
Birkett, Sir Norman , Illustrated by: Reproductions of Original Engravings  
The Newgate Calendar

Publisher: Folio Press: J. M. Dent London, England 1974.
[2], 260 pp, red clothcovered boards w/gilt deco on the boards and gilt lettering on the spine. This miscellany of trials and executions records every kine of eighteenth-century crime and criminal. Some of the trials and criminals are: Captain Kidd: Piracy, Half-Hanged Smith: Housebreaking, The Jacobite Lords: High Treason, Barbara Spencer: High Treason, The 'Waltham Blacks': Murder, Richard Turpin: Horse stealing, Elizabeth Brownringg: Murder, Robert and Daniel Perreau: Forgery and more. Prev owner discarded the dj but only kept the flaps. Reprint No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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13.
Blum, Howard.  
American Lightning: Terror, Mystery, Movie-making, and the Crime of the Century.

Publisher: New York: Crown, 2008..
ISBN: 9780307346940 1st edition, 1st printing. 339 pp. Fine book (no markings) / Fine dust jacket (price not clipped). A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

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14.
Bommersbach, Jana  
The Trunk Murderess, Winnie Ruth Judd. The Truth about an American Crime Legend Revealed at Last

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster, c1992.
270 p., illus.; 21.5 cm. "Winnie Ruth Judd (1905–1998) was a medical secretary living in Phoenix, Arizona, dubbed the "Trunk murderess" in 1931, convicted in a trial marked by sensationalized newspaper coverage and suspicious circumstances. Judd was charged and convicted of the murder of Agnes LeRoi, one of her two friends she shot (she says in self-defense) and killed 16 October 1931." Based on interviews with Winnie Ruth Judd, 1905-1998. Stock#102319. Vg / dj vg.

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15.
Boyer, Brian David  
Prince of Thieves: The Memoirs of the World's Greatest Forger

Publisher: New York, Dial Press, 1975.
1st printing. 239 p. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good

Appr.: | AUD 20.32 CAD 20.88 EUR 13.77 GBP 11.31 JPY 1,900.00 MXN 237.50 ZAR 190.00 

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16.
Branch, Taylor, and Eugene M. Propper  
Labyrinth

Publisher: Viking Press New York 1982.
(xxi) 623 pages, index; 8vo, red boards/black cloth. Very good. faint spotting top and fore edge text block; dust jacket good, creases, edgewear Hard Cover

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17.
Bratton, William  
Turnaround: How America's Top Cop reversed the crime epidemic
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Turnaround: How America's Top Cop reversed the crime epidemic by William Bratton with Peter Knobler, Random House, 1998, hard cover, dust jacket, 329 pages, new condition

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18.
Bugliosi, Vincent  
Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders (1994 printing with new afterword)
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Publisher: W. W. Norton New York, 1994.
Trade softcover in black, red and white wraps, 8vo. 5th printing (NOT mass makret edition). Includes new afterword by author. 667pp. Index, b/w plates. As new: tight and square with exceptionally bright, square wraps. Neither remainder nor ex-lib. ISBN: 9780393322231. Paperback Fine

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19.
Burroughs, Stephen  
Memoirs of the Notorious Stephen Burroughs of New Hampshire With a Preface by Robert Frost

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape, -1924.
. 367 p. Hardcover Very good conditon

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20.
Christie, Nils  
Crime Control as Industry: Towards Gulags, Western Style (second ed.)

Publisher: London: Routledge, 1996,.
ISBN: 0415125391 paperbound, 2nd enlarged edition, 208pp inc postscript and bibliography. A new, unperused copy.

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21.
Clark, Ramsey  
Crime In America Observations On Its Nature, Causes, Prevention And Control With An Introduction By Tom Wicker

Publisher: N.Y., Simon & Schuster, 1970..
346 p. ”First Printing” Attorney General during the Johnson adminstration, Clark proposed social remedies for the problem of crime. Stock #26581. Vg/no dj. Law Society

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22.
Clifton, Robert Bruce  
Murder by Mail and Other Postal Investigations
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Publisher: Dorrance & Company, Ardmore, Pennsylvania, 1979.
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. First Edition (?). 1. Hard Cover. ISBN: 0805926496 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (vii), 225 pp. Signed by Author

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23.
Cochran, Mike and edited by Lumpkin, John  
And Deliver Us from Evil

Publisher: Texas Monthly Press, Inc. Austin, TX 1989.
213 pp, black cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, black-and-wdhite pictorial front panel w/red-orange lettering, SIGNED by the author on the title page. Collection of three bizarre and nationally notorious criminal cases. A trilogy of murder, ministers, & millionaires. Covers the cases of defrocked minister Walker Railey, millionaire Cullen Davis, & Kenneth Miller. Signed by Author 2nd Printing Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

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24.
Cooper, Courtney Ryley  
Here’s to crime, by Courtney Ryley Cooper

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company, 1937.
. xi p. 2 l., [3]-454 p. 23 cm. Hardcover Good condition Author was a circus performer and crime expert who championed the Hoover & the FBI

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25.
Cornwell, Patricia  
Isle of Days
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Isle of Dogs by Patricia Cornwell, Putnam Books, hard cover, dust jacket, 2001, 421 pages, near new condition

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26.
Crispin, Edmund  
Frequent Hearses
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Frequent Hearses by Edmund Crispin, Penguin Books, 1992, paperback, 224 pages, used condition

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27.
Cullen, Tom  
The Mild Murder: The True Story of the Dr.Crippen Case

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Boston 1977.
224 pages, b/w plates, appendix, notes on sources; 8vo, black cloth. Very good, all edges lightly spotted; dust jacket good, edgewear with slight loss. True story of Crippen poisoning and mutilating his wife in London, his escape to the U.S. with his mistress and his capture. First use of wireless telegraphyy to help capture a criminal First Printing Hard Cover

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28.
DAVIS, Linda & SNYMAN, Rika  
Victimology in South Africa

Publisher: Van Schaik, 2005.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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29.
DeFleur, Lois B.  
Delinquency in Argentina

Delinquency in Argentina by Lois B. DeFleur, Wash State Univ Pr, 1970, a study of Cordoba's Youth, paperback, 164 pages

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30.
Douglas, John E. / Olshaker, Mark, 1951-  
The Cases That Haunt Us : from Jack the Ripper to
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Publisher: New York : Scribner, c2000..
352 p., illus. index, 1 map ; 24 cm. Title continues: "the FBI's legendary mindhunter sheds light on the mysteries that won't go away." "America's foremost expert on criminal profiling provides his uniquely gripping analysis of seven of the most notorious murder cases in the history of crime -- from the Whitechapel murders to JonBenet Ramsey -- often contradicting conventional wisdom and legal decisions." Stock# 43,704. Vg / dj vg.

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31.
Dreiser, Theodore  
An American Tragedy (Volume II)
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Publisher: Boni & Liveright, NY, 1925.
Good with no dust jacket. First Edition (?). Eighth Printing. Hardcover Publisher's full brown cloth, gilt design on cover, green lettering on spine, . Hinge starting, volume has some shelf wear, spine slightly faded, head and heel of spine and corners bumped and worn, page edges yellowed. Small 8vo 7˝" - 8" tall. 409 pp

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32.
Edwards, Hugh  
Midnight Trader: The Adventures of a Mediterranean Smuggler

Publisher: London: George G. Harrap, 1959.
Hard bound, edition not stated, illustrated with plates, 253pp. Very good in slightly edge worn yet very good dust jacket. 390 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Appr.: | AUD 4.81 CAD 4.95 EUR 3.26 GBP 2.68 JPY 450.00 MXN 56.25 ZAR 45.00 

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33.
Evans, David & Robert Butcher  
Ethical Reasoning in Policing, Police Foundation Program

Publisher: Emond Montgomery Toronto 1998.
soft covers, owners name on flyleaf, very good condition

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34.
Ferdinand, Theodore N.  
Criminal Patterns of Boston Since 1849
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Criminal Patterns of Boston Since 1849 by Theodore N. Ferdinand, 1973 Reprint from The American Journal of Sociology, vol 73 #1, July 1967, paperback, 16 pages

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35.
Foote, Kenneth E., Illustrated by: Photos  
Shadowed Ground : America's Landscapes of Violence and Tragedy

Publisher: University of Texas Press Austin, TX 1997.
371 pp, grey cloth covered boards w/black lettering. Author covers the sites of violence and tragedies that occurred in the US. First Edition No Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 31.78 CAD 32.65 EUR 21.53 GBP 17.68 JPY 2,971.00 MXN 371.38 ZAR 297.10 

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36.
Frank, Gerold  
The Boston Strangler

Publisher: New York, New American Library, c1966.
3rd printing. 364p. Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair

Appr.: | AUD 20.32 CAD 20.88 EUR 13.77 GBP 11.31 JPY 1,900.00 MXN 237.50 ZAR 190.00 

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37.
Freeman, Lucy, and Lisa Hoffman; Dr. Thomas S. Szasza, intro.  
The Ordeal of Stephen Dennison

Publisher: Prentice Hall Englewood Cliffs, NJ 1970.
(xii) 206 pages, b/w plates; 8vo, gray boards. Near fine; dust jacket very good-, rubbed, edgewear. Story of a man who spent 16 years in prison for the theft of $5 worth of chocolates with a false diagnosis of mentasl illness Hard Cover

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38.
Garrison, Webb B.  
Behind the headlines : American history's schemes, scandals, and escapades

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Stackpole Books, 1983.
. Publisher isbn: 0811708179. 192pp. 24 cm. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good

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39.
Giancana, Antoinette, b. 1935 / Thomas C. Renner  
Mafia Princess: Growing Up in Sam Giancana's Family / Antoinette Giancana and Thomas C. Renner.

Publisher: New York, Morrow, 1984.
304 p., index, plates; 24 cm. Salvatore "Momo" Giancana (born Salvatore Giangana) (1908 – 1975) was an Italian-American mobster and boss of the Chicago Outfit 1957–66. As the daughter of the most powerful gangland leader in Chicago, Antoinette Giancana was a poor little rich girl in a special sense. Stock# 44,176. Vg / dj good+.

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40.
Goodman, Jonathan (Editor)  
Masterpieces of Murder

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf, c1992.
. Publisher isbn: 0881848476. 525p. Paperback Very good condition

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41.
Greenberg, Norman  
The Man with a Steel Guitar: A Portrait of Ambition, Desperation, and Crime

Publisher: University Press of New England Hanover, NH 1980.
165 pages, 8vo, black cloth. Very good, light wear spine ends/corner tips; dust jacket good, rubbed, tear top of spine, light wear. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1980 Hard Cover

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42.
Grippando, James  
Pardon,The and Beyond Suspicion
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Pardon, The and Beyond Suspicion by James Grippando, Avon Paperback, 2 thrilling novels in one book, paperback, 2002, 842 pages, new condition

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43.
Grisham, John  
Chamber
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Chamber by John Grisham, Island Books, 1994, paprback, 676 pages, very good condition

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44.
Hafner, Katie & Markoff, John  
Cyberpunk: Outlaws and Hackers on the Computer Frontier

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster, c1991.
1st printing. 368p. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good

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45.
Hall, Angus (editor).  
Crimes and Punishment.

Publisher: Phoebus Publishing, 1973..
Ink stamp of name & address of previous owner on cover, o/w Very Good. No Jacket as issued. 4to - over 9 3/4 " - 12" tall. 140 p. Vol. 3 Many b/w photo-illus w/in. B/w photo-illus on end pages. Color photo-illus hard cover has slight corner- & edge-wear. Hard Cover. ISBN: punishment; crime

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46.
Hall, Angus (editor).  
Crimes and Punishment

Publisher: Phoebus Publishing, 1973..
Ink stamp of name & address of previous owner on cover, o/w Very Good. No Jacket as issued. 4to - over 9 3/4 " - 12" tall. 140 p. Vol. 2 Many b/w photo-illus w/in. B/w photo-illus on end pages. Color photo-illus hard cover has slight corner- & edge-wear. Hard Cover. ISBN: punishment; crime

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47.
Hall, Angus (editor).  
Crimes and Punishment. A Pictorial Encyclopedia of Aberrant Behavior.

Publisher: Phoebus Publishing, 1973.
Ink stamp of name & address of previous owner on cover, o/w Very Good. No Jacket as issued. 4to - over 9 3/4 " - 12" tall. 140 p. Vol. 1 Many b/w photo-illus w/in. B/w photo-illus on end pages. Corner bumped with slight edge-wear. Hard Cover. ISBN: punishment; crime

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48.
Highsmith, Patricia  
Talented Mr. Ripley
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Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith, Vintage Crime/Black Lizard, paperback, 1992, 290 pages, some underlining

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49.
Hinckeldey, Christoph, ed.  
Pictures from the Crime Museum

Publisher: Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum (Mediaeval Crime Museum Rothenburg 1985.
98 pages, brief introduction, rest is color illustrations with captions in English, 8vo. This book is in near fine condition Paperback

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50.
HOPWOOD, Graham (Edited by)  
Tackling Corruption; Opinions on the Way Forward in Namibia

Publisher: Namibia Institute for Democracy, 2007.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original thin card wrappers as issued.

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51.
Hunt, William R.  
Front-Page Detective: William J. Burns and the Detective Profession, 1880-1930

Publisher: Bowling Green University Bowling Green, OH 1990.
222 pages, b/w illustrations, notes, bibliography, index; 8vo, pale yellow cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Burns, known as the American Sherlock Holmes, was head of the famous Burns International Detective Agency, government detective for the Secret Service and headed the Bureau of Invstigation before Hoover Hard Cover

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52.
IRISH-QHOBOSHEANE, Jennifer  
Gentlemen or Villains, Thugs or Heroes? The Social Economy of Organised Crime in South Africa.

Publisher: South African Institute of International Affairs. Johannesburg, 2007.
F First Edition A fine unread copy in the original thin card pictorial wrappers as issued.

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53.
Jackson, Robert  
True Crimes : Chilling Accounts of Evil in Our Time

Publisher: New York, Smithmark Publishing, c1992.
. Publisher isbn: 083178671X. Folio, 80p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good

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54.
Jeffreys, Raymond J.  
The Fabulous Dutch Zellars

Publisher: Capitol College Press Columbus 1950.
Signed by the author in pencil half-title page. 206 pages, blue photos, 8vo, blue boards. Very good; dust jacket very good-, light wear, small pieces missing bottom. Lifr of Ohio Valley gangster and bootlegger converted by Billy Sunday Signed by Author Tenth Printing Hard Cover

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55.
Kelly, Susan  
The Boston stranglers : the public conviction of Albert DeSalvo and the true story of eleven shocking murders

Publisher: Secaucus, N.J., Carol Pub. Group, 1995.
. Publisher isbn: 1559722983. 366pp. 24 cm. Hardcover Very good condition in very good d.j. good

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56.
Kent, David & Flynn, Robert A., compilers  
The Lizzie Borden sourcebook

Publisher: Boston, Branden Pub. Co., 1992.
. Publisher isbn: 0828319502. 355pp. 29 cm. Hardcover Very good condition in very good d.j. good

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57.
Lacey, Robert  
Little Man: Meyer Lansky and the Gangster Life

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company, c1991.
1st printing. 547p., illus. Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair

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58.
Lawes, Lewis Edward  
Twenty thousand years in Sing Sing [by] Lewis E. Lawes

Publisher: New York, New Home Library, 1942.
. 412p. Hardcover Very good condition in edge-worn d.j. fair

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59.
Lewis, Anthony  
Gideon's Trumpet
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Publisher: Random House, New York, 1964.
Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. First Printing. Hard Cover Stated first printing. Full brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, decoration blind-stamped on front cover, t.e.g. (yellow), fore edge deckle. The volume is in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. Unclipped dust jacket is lightly chipped and worn, two closed tears at top of front panel, else near fine. FINE/VERY GOOD-. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (viii), 262, (1) pp

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60.
Lundman, Richard J.  
Prevention and Control of Juvenile Delinquency
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Prevention and Control of Juvenile Delinquency by Richard J. Lundman, Oxford University Press, 1984, paperback, 254 pages, fair condition, shows water damage

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61.
Lynx, J. J.  
The Prince of Thieves: A Biography of George Manolesco alias H.H. Prince Lahovary alias The Duke of Otranto

Publisher: New York, Atheneum, 1964.
1st edition . 237p., frontis. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good

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62.
McGinniss, Joe  
Fatal Vision

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons, c1983.
Book club ed. Publisher isbn: 0399128166. 663p. Hardcover Very good condition in good d.j. good

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63.
McLoughlin  
Crime & Immortality

Crime & Immortality by McLoughlin, Lyle Stuart, 1963, 283pp, cloth, dustjacket slightly torn, crime and immorality in the catholic church,

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64.
Meltzer, Brad  
Millionaires
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Millionaires by Brad Meltzer, AOL Time Warner Books, 2002, paperback, 524 pages, good condition

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65.
Morley, Jackson, ed.  
Crimes and Punishment: A Pictorial Encyclopedia of Aberrant Behavior. 20 volumes

Publisher: Symphonette Press/BPC Publishing 1973.
Encyclopedic set of famous crimes and criminals in all categories, numerous b/w illustrations, illustrasted endpapers; 4to, red boards, pictorial front covers. Very good, cover edges slightly rubbed, volume 2 spine faded; no dust jackets. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1981 Hard Cover

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66.
Motion, Andrew  
Wainewright the Poisoner

Publisher: Faber & Faber London 2000.
305 pages, b/w plates, select bibliography, index; 8vo, blue boards. Fine in a near fine dust jacket, slight edgewear. Life of artist/writer accused of forgery and murder who was sent to penal colony in Tasmania. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1980 First Edition Hard Cover

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67.
Nash, Jay Robert, Illustrated by: Photos  
Bloodletters & Badmen : a Narrative Encyclopedia of American Criminals from the Pilgrims to the Present

Publisher: M. Evans and Company, Inc. New York, NY 1973.
640 pp, quarterbound papercovered boards w/black cloth covered spine w/silver lettering, dj glossy red-white w/black-white lettering. The book contains hundreds of biographical entries that vary in length depending upon author's interest in them and their importance in the criminal galaxy. foxing to top edge and to the fore edge. 8th Printing Very Good Hard Cover Good+ 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall

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68.
Nelson, Mark and Bayliss, Sarah Hudson, Illustrated by: Photos  
Exquisite Corpse: Surrealism And the Black Dahlia Murder

Publisher: Bulfinch Press New York, NY 2006.
192 pp, black boards & dj w/black-and-white pictorial front & rear panels w/wht-gray lettering on the spine, endpapers web have chart of the web of connections in Los Angeles from 1935 to 1950. The book provides a detailed explanation for the unusual nature of this gruesome killing. The starting point is Steve Hodel's assertions that his own father, George Hodel, was the killer, and that George's realtionship with the artist Man Ray may have been a factor in the murder. First Edition Very Good Hard Cover Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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69.
Newark, Peter  
The Crimson Book of Highwaymen

Publisher: Jupiter London 1979.
157 pages, color plates, numerous b/w illustrations, select bibliography, 4to, black boards. Very good+, light spotting all edges; dust jacket near fine. Serving the antiquarian and used book world since 1980 First Edition Hard Cover

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70.
PARK, Cathy  
Inside Outside-A Journey of the Spirit Through the Gates of a Prison

Publisher: Bentrepreneur NG Books, 2001.
F First Edition A fine copy in the original thin card printed wrappers as issued. Warmly inscribed by the author, signed "Cathy" and dated 19/12/01.

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71.
Parker, Frank J.  
Caryl Chessman, the red light bandit

Publisher: Chicago, Nelson-Hall, c1975.
. Publisher isbn: 0882291882. 230pp. 23 cm. Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair Inscribed by the author to Eleanor & Ed.

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72.
Patterson, Richard North  
Degree of Guilt
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Degree of Guilt by Richard North Patterson, Ballantine Fiction, paperback, 1992, courtroom thriller, 534 pages, used condition

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73.
Pelecanos, George P.  
Hell to Pay; Soul Circus

Publisher: Little, Brown, Boston, 2002; 2003.
As New with no dust jacket. First Edition. 1. Soft Cover. ISBN: 0316608432 Publisher's glossy wraps, two volumes in one. The volume is in perfect condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. AS NEW. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. vii, 344; v, 343 pp

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74.
Ruddy, Christopher, Illustrated by: Photos, Charts & Illustrations  
Vincent Foster: The Ruddy Investigation

Publisher: United Publishing Tulsa, OK 1996.
[8], x, 234 pp, glossy white SC wraps w/blu illustration & lettering on front & rear panels. The author investigates the inconsistencies of the death of Vincent W. Foster Jr.. He sticks to fair questions about the death and the official handling. He does not offer any conspiracy theories. The failure of the Park Police and federal authorities to treat the case as a homicide, as police procedure demands, is baffling. No Jacket Soft Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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75.
Rule, Ann  
Bitter harvest : a woman's fury, a mother's sacrifice

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster, 1997.
First printing. Publisher isbn: 0684810476. 351pp. 25 cm. Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair

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