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Portrait of a Bad Man by  Tom Tullett - First Edition - 1956 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0112255)

Portrait of a Bad Man

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Portrait of a Bad Man

by Tullett, Tom

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  • hardcover
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Evans Brothers Limited, London, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. list of illustrations. Black and white photographic frontispiece of Ronald Chesney, and there are black-and-white photographs throughout. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, showing an illustration of Ronald Chesney with black titles to the front panel and backstrip. The life and exploits of a modern day buccaneer. When Ronald Chesney ended his life, he ended a reign of blackmail, smuggling and murder that stretched from England to the continent. Softening to the backstrip edges and book corners. Bumping has also occurred to the front fore edge of the front panel. Heavy browning and foxing to the textblock edges and browning to the internal text. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and there is browning are also present. Lighter browning to the dustwrapper panels and the rear panel shows handling marks. Clipping of the dustwrapper, front fold over, lower right-hand corner. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (8), 196, (4) pages,. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Law & Criminal Studies; True Crime; Biography & Autobiography. Inventory No: 0112255. .

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bookseller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
0112255
Title
Portrait of a Bad Man
Author
Tullett, Tom
Illustrator
Photographic
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Evans Brothers Limited
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1956
Keywords
BZDB2 NOISBN Ronald Chesney, biography, true crime, smuggler, murderer, biography Law & Criminal Studies; True Crime; Biography & Autobiography. Portrait of a Bad Man
Bookseller catalogs
True Crime;

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

transaction in Australian $'s for checks and money orders.If the book is not as described, return within 14 days, for a refund of the cost of the book.

We are registered for GST and goods sold to an Australian delivery address will include GST. Our ABN 15 100 960 047

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

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About Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

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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dustwrapper
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