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RIEL'S MANITOBA UPRISING

By: ANDERSON, Frank W.

Price: €10.00

Publisher: Aldergrove, Frontier Publishing Ltd.: 1977

Seller ID: 42523


(Frontier Book No. 31) Octavo, pamphlet, publisher's pictorial wraps, 64pp., mono. illustrations. Strip of tanning/offsetting from newspaper clipping at title page and inside cover, facing; otherwise a very good, clean and sound copy. View more info

THE BANDITTI OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS AND VIGILANCE COMMITTEE IN IDAHO: AN AUTHENTIC RECORD OF STARTLING ADVENTURES IN THE GOLD MINES OF IDAHO

By: ANON (notes and bibliography Jerome Peltier)

Price: €15.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Ross & Haines, Inc.: 1964

Seller ID: 33529


Octavo, 190pp., line illustrations. A very good, clean and sound copy in like dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. View more info

SEX SLAVERY: A DOCUMENTARY REPORT ON THE INTERNATIONAL SCENE TODAY

By: BARLAY, Stephen

Price: €40.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36358


Octavo, vii + 263pp. Edges with slight tanning/foxing, unclipped dustwrapper with closed tear at front panel corner, and very slight edge foxing. A sound, square copy without significant defects, and in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

BLOOD ON THE SNOW: THE KILLING OF OLOF PALME

By: BONDESON, Jan

Price: €10.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 41734


Octavo, xi + 233pp., mono. illustrations, map. A fine copy in like dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. View more info

CAPITAL PUNISHMENT IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

By: CALVERT, E. Roy, intr. Lord Buckmaster

Price: €30.00

Publisher: London, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1928

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 35493


Small octavo, xii + 210pp., tables. Frank Brangwyn pictorial dustwrapper a little rubbed at spine, with very minor chipping. Contnets a little tanned, slightly heavier and with some foxing at endpapers and edges. Text clean. A sound, square, fairly presentable copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

THE TRIAL OF WALTER ROWLAND (Celebrated Trials)

By: CECIL, Henry

Price: €10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35793


Octavo, 164pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Some water-staining at dustwrapper, only obvious at rear panel (red from cloth bleed), boards not affected seriously, and not penetrating to endpapers; otherwise minimal wear, and a sound copy, reasonably presentable in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

ETCHED IN ARSENIC

By: CHRISTIE, Trevor L.

Price: €13.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1968

Seller ID: 35768


Octavo, xi + 306pp. Unclipped dustwrapper foxed and soiled (most readily visible at rear panel), and with some marginal creasing and tearing, any loss minimal; book with foxing at endpapers and edges, and no remarkable wear. A sound, square copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

WHO KILLED HANRATTY?

By: FOOT, Paul

Price: €12.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35770


Octavo, 416pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Very minor wear at (unclipped) dustwrapper corners/edges, edges of book/dustwrapper just a little dusty/foxed. Labels of The Private Eye Book Club obscuring Cape at title, and at foot of rear turn-in. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

THE POWER OF POISON

By: GLAISTER, John

Price: €15.00

Publisher: London, Christopher Johnson: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35470


Octavo, 272pp., mono. illustrations. Dustwrapper a little tanned, chiefly at spine, and with some very minor soiling, minor chipping and creasing, the last of these also at spine; book with edges tanned, minimal wear. A good, sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

THE SHAME OF A CITY: AN INQUIRY INTO THE VICE OF LONDON

By: GOSLING, John, and WARNER, Douglas

Price: €10.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36692


Octavo, 208pp. Dustwrapper quite worn, with loss around margins; book with ednpapers and edges tanned/foxed. Text clean. A sound, usable copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

BRADY AND HINDLEY: GENESIS OF THE MOORS MURDERS

By: HARRISON, Fred

Price: €15.00

Publisher: Bath, Ashgrove Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35465


Octavo, 189pp., mono. illustrations. A very good, clean and sound copy in like, unclipped dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. View more info

FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY

By: HAWARD, L.R.C.

Price: €16.50

Publisher: London, Batsford Academic and Educational Ltd: 1981

Seller ID: 34103


Octavo, 324pp. No dustwrapper, pages a little tanned, minimal wear. A good, sound, clean copy. View more info

THE HOMICIDE ACT

By: HOLLIS, Christopher, foreword Gerald Gardiner

Price: €12.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34566


Octavo, 144pp., amendment slip tipped-in at foreword. Edges quite heavily foxed, though not penetrating to contents; unclipped dustwrapper with a little foxing and some browning, a few tears, minimal loss. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

CORONER: THE BIOGRAPHY OF SIR BENTLEY PURCHASE

By: JACKSON, Robert

Price: €28.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 36693


Octavo, mono. portrait fronts., 319pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Dustwrapper torn, with loss at front panel, closed tear running across spine, a little loss at rear panel margin; also foxed, principally seen at rear panel. Book with endpapers and edges tanned/foxed, text and illustrations clean, no remarkable wear. A sound, square copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

THE STREETCLEANER: THE YORKSHIRE RIPPER CASE ON TRIAL [The Street Cleaner]

By: JOUVE, Nicole Ward

Price: €10.00

Publisher: London, Marion Boyars: 1986

Seller ID: 36941


Octavo, publsihers's printed pictorial wraps, 231pp., mono. illustrations. Pages just a little tanned, very minor wear only. A very good, sound copy. View more info

KENNEDY AND LINCOLN: MEDICAL AND BALLISTIC COMPARISONS OF THEIR ASSASSINATIONS

By: LATTIMER, John K.

Price: €22.50

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1980

Seller ID: 35932


Quarto, xxi + 378pp., mono. illustrations. Some marginal wear and fading at dustwrapper (nothing serious), book with magazine clippings covering front pastedown and blank endpaper, otherwise book very good. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

A PRIVATE DISGRACE: LIZZIE BORDEN BY DAYLIGHT

By: LINCOLN, Victoria

Price: €15.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37377


Octavo, 317pp., plans. Unclipped dustwrapper with some smudging/soiling, nothing very significant; corner clipped at fly-leaf, edges of text block tanned. Text clean. A sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info

THE MURDER OF MR. GREBELL: MADNESS AND CIVILITY IN AN ENGLISH TOWN

By: MONOD, Paul Kléber

Price: €18.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2003

Seller ID: 41973


Octavo, xi + 294pp., mono. illustrations, map. Minimal wear. A near-fine copy in like dustwrapper and removable clear protective wrap. View more info

KNOWING RIGHT FROM WRONG: THE INSANITY DEFENSE OF DANIEL McNAUGHTEN

By: MORAN, Richard

Price: €25.00

Publisher: New York, The Free Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34027


Large octavo, xiii + 234pp. Very slight spine lean, minimal wear. A very good, clean and sound copy in like dustwrapper and clear protective wrap. View more info

PATTERN OF MURDER

By: MORLAND, Nigel

Price: €10.00

Publisher: London, Elek Books: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35797


Octavo, 164pp. Two small, closed tears, one at final text leaf (marginal), and one at rear panel of (unclipped) dustwrapper, bottom margin; pages very lightly tanned. Otherwise a very good, clean and sound copy in removable clear protective wrap. View more info