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Knots Untied: Or, Ways And By-ways In The Hidden Life Of American  Detectives 1872 by McWatters George S - Hardcover - 1871 - from Bytown Bookery (SKU: 2072)

Knots Untied: Or, Ways And By-ways In The Hidden Life Of American Detectives 1872

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Knots Untied: Or, Ways And By-ways In The Hidden Life Of American Detectives 1872

by McWatters George S

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  • hardcover
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Very Good- with no dust jacket
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Hartford: J. B. Burr And Hyde. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1871. Hardcover. Brown cloth covers, spine ends are very bumped with cloth separating. Cover is faded in spots, with heavy rubbing, some fraying along the front edge. Light staining on end covers. Webbing showing back hinge. Interior text clean, tightly bound. " A narrative of marvellous experiences among all classes of society, criminals in high life, swindles, bank robbers, thieves, lottery agents, gamblers, necromancers, counterfeiters, burglars, etc, etc, etc,...; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 655 pages .

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Bookseller
Bytown Bookery CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
2072
Title
Knots Untied: Or, Ways And By-ways In The Hidden Life Of American Detectives 1872
Author
McWatters George S
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good- with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J. B. Burr And Hyde
Place of Publication
Hartford
Date published
1871
Keywords
Detectives
Bookseller catalogs
United States; Crime & Prisons;

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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.

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