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The Diamond Smugglers

By Fleming, Ian

London: Pan, 1964. Neat tight vintage paperback. 153p. illus. Paper age toned , Name of previous owner on ffep.. Reprint. Pbk. Very Good.

$15.00

Perfect Husband : The True Story of the Trusting Bride Who Discovered That Her Husband Was a Coldblooded Killer

By Provost, Gary

New York: Pocket Books., 1991. True crime story of '...the trusting bride who discoverd her husband was a cold-blooded killer" A matchmaking aunt introduced Lisa Paspalakis, daughter of prosperous Greek American businessman in Daytona Beach, Florida to a "nice" young man from Greece. But instead of the apparrent "perfect husband" Kosta Fotopoulos was a thief, pimp and drug dealer who was eventually convicted of his crimes.. 1st US Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

$15.00

Seaside Murders : Thirteen Classic True Crime Stories

By Goodman, Jonathan [ed]

London: Sphere, 1989. '... An astonishing ad macabre collection of true murder cases from the coasts of Britain and Ireland that will chill the holiday atmosphere to the bone" Originally published Allison & Busby, 1985. Crisp- looks unread.. First Pbk.Ed.. Pbk. As New.

$12.50

Perfect Husband : The True Story of the Trusting Bride Who Discovered That Her Husband Was a Coldblooded Killer

By Provost, Gary

New York: Pocket Books, 1991. True crime story of '...the trusting bride who discoverd her husband was a cold-blooded killer" A matchmaking aunt introduced Lisa Paspalakis, daughter of prosperous Greek American businessman in Daytona Beach, Florida to a "nice" young man from Greece. But instead of the apparrent "perfect husband" Kosta Fotopoulos was a thief, pimp and drug dealer who was eventually convicted of his crimes.. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips.

$17.50

Murder Guide to London

By Fido,Martin

Chicago: Academy Chicago Publishers., 1993. A street by street guide to the places in London associated with famous murders. Pbk. plates.bibliography.maps.indexes. . Pbk.. Near Fine.

$15.00

Sotheby's : The Inside Story
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Sotheby's : The Inside Story

By Watson, Peter

New York: Random House, 1998. A gripping account of the investigations by a persistent journalist of the cheating and dishonesty rampant at the famous auction house. (Small repaired tear on spine of dj caused by security tag) 324p. illus index (remainder mark at bottom). 1st.US Ed.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good with slight chips & Tear.

$15.00

On the Rock : Twenty Five Years in Alcatraz
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On the Rock : Twenty Five Years in Alcatraz

By Karpis, Alvin (Livesey, Robert)

Toronto: Musson/General Publishing, 1980. The prison experiences of Alvin Karpis designated "Public Enemy Number One" in the American crime annals of the 1930's. . 1st.Can Ed.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$25.00

GREAT EXPECTATIONS

By Acker, Kathy

New York: Grove Press, 1983. 128 pages; near Fine in glossy black pictorial paper wrappers.. First Edition. Soft Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.00

My Brother's Keeper

By Sheppard, Stephen (with Paul Holmes)

New York: David McKay, 1964. Dr. Sam Sheppard's brother tells the inside story of what happens to a family,a community, and American justice in the grip of mass hysteria.. 1st.US Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good with slight chips & Tear.

$25.00

Crimes of Passion : An Unblinking Look at Murderous Love

By Engel, Howard

Toronto: Key Porter Books, 2001. "In Crimes Of Passion, Howard Engel examines crimes of passion and criminal law throughout history, considering the origins of the concept of a crime based on passion, and exploring over twenty classic, infamous and still unresolved cases. From media reactions to social and legal issues raised by these crimes, Crimes Of Passion makes for an intriguing coverage."239p. illus bibliography.index.. 1st.Can Ed.. Softcover. New.

$10.00