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Inside the F.B.I. by John J. Floherty; J. Edgar Hoover (introduction) - Hardcover - 3rd Printing - 1943 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA and

Inside the F.B.I.

by John J. Floherty; J. Edgar Hoover (introduction)

Condition: Good +

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1943. 3rd Printing. Cloth. Good +. A good, signed copy. Stated third impression. Red cloth boards showing sunning. Corners rubbed. Front joint starting at tail of spine, heavy shelf wear to head and tail. Signed by author on half-title. Fingerprint image end papers. Text clean and bright. Binding sturdy and square. Missing dust jacket. 192 pp. Octavo.

  • Bookseller: Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 358
  • Title: Inside the F.B.I.
  • Author: John J. Floherty; J. Edgar Hoover (introduction)
  • Format/binding:Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Good +
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 3rd Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Company
  • Place: Philadelphia
  • Date published: 1943
  • Keywords: fbi, intelligence, spy, red scare, world war II, communist, socialist, purge, government, espionage
  • Bookseller catalogs: History & Historiography;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / General;


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