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King of Thieves: The Adventures of Arthur Delaney & The Kangaroo Gang by  Adam Shand - Paperback - First Edition - 2010 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0286400)

King of Thieves: The Adventures of Arthur Delaney & The Kangaroo Gang

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King of Thieves: The Adventures of Arthur Delaney & The Kangaroo Gang

by Shand, Adam

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ISBN 10
1742371477
ISBN 13
9781742371474
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Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2010. First Edition. Softcover (Photographic). Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. Between pages 148 and 149 there are 8 pages of black and white photography. Photographic paperback binding with white, lavender and red coloured titles to the front panel and white and red coloured titles to the back strip. From the mid-1960s, and, for more than a decade, Arthur Delaney and his gang of thieves (named The Kangaroo Gang by London newspapers) stole hundreds of thousands worth of goods from high-end retailers in Knightsbridge and the jewellers of Mayfair. But, Delaney did not stop at London, he crisscrossed Europe as well stealing with impunity. This is his story. Rubbing of the book edges and of the panels. There is a vertical crease running the full length of the front panel, closest to the back strip. Light tanning of the text block edges and pages. Size: Trade Paperback. [6], VII - XI, [1], 196 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: True Crime; Australia / Britain; ISBN: 1742371477. ISBN/EAN: 9781742371474. Inventory No: 0286400. . 9781742371474

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Seller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Seller’s Inventory #
0286400
Title
King of Thieves: The Adventures of Arthur Delaney & The Kangaroo Gang
Author
Shand, Adam
Illustrator
Photographic
Format/binding
Softcover (Photographic)
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
1742371477
ISBN 13
9781742371474
Publisher
Allen & Unwin
Place of Publication
Sydney
Date Published
2010
Keywords
BZDB2 Arthur Delaney, Shoplifter, Kangaroo Gang, true crime 1960s-1970s True Crime; Australia / Britain; King of Thieves The Adventures of Arthur Delaney The Kangaroo Gang
Bookseller catalogs
True Crime;

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General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 227 Glenferrie Rd Malvern 3144, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 666 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 03 9523 666 open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 8 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books and we list over 30000 books online

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