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FIGHTING THE UNDERWORLD

by Van Cise, Philip S

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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1936. 369 pages. Frontispiece illustrated wiht b/w plate, 'Big Shots of the Bunco Ring'. 19 more black and white illustrations in text. Foredges lightly yellowed. Pages clean, good condition. Endpapers lightly soiled at spine. Yellow cloth, black titles. Spine has some foxing. Spine, edges and corners lightly worn and bumped. VG. 1st Edition. Hard Cover.
  • Bookseller: Book Bazaar CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 029570
  • Title: FIGHTING THE UNDERWORLD
  • Author: Van Cise, Philip S
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company
  • Place: Boston and New York
  • Date published: 1936
  • Keywords: Underworld, Crime, Gangsters,
  • Bookseller catalogs: Crime;


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