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Gideon's Trumpet (UNCOMMON BRITISH HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING) [JOHN F KENNEDY INTEREST]

by Lewis, Anthony

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Greystone Books
Published
1966
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Very Good
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First British Edition, First Printing
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Londonn: Bodley Head, 1966. VG/VG. First British hardback edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. REVIEW COPY WITH BODLEY HEAD REVIEW SLIP, DATED JANUARY 27, 1966. This is the account of one man's struggle for justice. Clarence Earl Gideon was a poor and friendless prisoner serving a five-year sentence for burgulary in America. He took his own case… Read more
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Stroud, Gloucestershire: History Press, 2014. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on title-page. Signing reads, 'best wishes/Gary Powell'. Illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. 191pp. The case of true murder in Victorian Chelsea, London. With Bibliography and Index. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, GARY POWELL.. Signed… Read more
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Client Earth: Building An Ecological Civilistation (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

by Goodman, Martin and Thornton, James

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Greystone Books
Published
2017
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Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781911344087
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London: Scribe, 2017. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, MARTIN GOODMAN AND JAMES THORNTON, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Environmentally, our planet lacks the laws to keep it safe and those laws we do have are feebly enforced. Every new year is the hottest in human history, while forest, reef, ice,… Read more
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Forever Lost, Forever Gone (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PADDY JOE HILL)

by Hill, Paddy Joe

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Greystone Books
Published
1995
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Very Good
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780747518303
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London: Bloomsbury, 1995. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PADDY JOE HILL, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To Jed/Nam Myoho Renge Kyo/Wishing you all the beest/for the Future/Paddy Joe Hill/Birmingham Six/10-2'. Illustrated with photographs. In 1974 Paddy Joe Hill was charged alongside five other men with the biggest mass… Read more
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One Dog And Her Man: The Life Of Police Dog Bess (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, TED WRIGHT)

by Wright, Ted

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Greystone Books
Published
1992
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Near Fine
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First edition, First Printing
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9780948193712
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$20.51

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Rainham, Kent: Meresborough, 1992. NrF. First edition, first printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on half-title page. Signing reads, 'Regards from/Ted Wright'. 121pp. Illustrated with photographs. Ted Wright (died 2015) joined the Kent County Constabulary in 1963. His sole aim was to become a member of the Dog Sections and he achieved this in 1966. Following promotion he… Read more
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Sidney David Lawrence: East End Boy Becomes Magistrate (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY SIDNEY DAVID LAWRENCE)

by Lawrence, Sidney David and Williams, Georgina

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Greystone Books
Published
2007
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Great Britain: CPD, 2007. VG. First edition. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY SIDNEY LAWRENCE, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To/---/Pleasant memories and/affection/Sid'. (iv),92pp. Sid Lawrence was born in East Ham, East London in 1926. With Appendix. Light edge chipping to covers; else a very good copy of a SCARCE first edition SIGNED BY SID LAWRENCE.. Presentation Copy. First Edition.… Read more
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My Life Of Crime: Cases And Causes (SCARCE FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, TOGETHER WITH A SELF-PORTRAIT)

by Lawrence QC, Sir Ivan

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Greystone Books
Published
2012
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Near Fine
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First Paperback Edition, First Printing
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9781846247781
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Brighton, Sussex: Book Guid, 2012. NrF. First paperbck edition, first printing. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, SIR IVAN LAWRENCE QC, TOGETHER WITH A SELF-PORTRAIT OF SIR LAWRENCE IN HIS QC'S WIG AND GOWN, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To ----/fellow warrior in the cause/of better governance!!/With every best wish/Ivan/Parliament/23-3-12'. Illustrated with photographs. xii,435pp. The autobiography of celebrated criminal… Read more
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No Ordinary Man: A Life Of George Carman, QC (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, DOMINIC CARMAN)

by Carman, Dominic

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Greystone Books
Published
2002
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Near Fine
Edition
First edition, Third Printing
ISBN
9780340820988
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London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2002. NrF/NrF. First edition, third printing (same year as first printing) in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, DOMINIC CARMAN, without dedication or inscription on a label affixed to title-page. Illustrated with photographs. The biography of George Carman Q.C. (1929-2001) by his son Dominic (born 1961). Carman was a leading English barrister during the… Read more
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Robert Peel: A Biography (UNCOMMON HARBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Hurd, Douglas

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Greystone Books
Published
2007
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
ISBN
9780297848448
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London: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, 2007. VG+/VG+. First edition, second printing (same year as first printing) in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'For -----/with best wishes/in the police./Douglas Hurd/16.x.07/London'. A well-researched and authoritative biography of Sir Robert Peel (1788-1850). He was a British statesman and Conservative Party politician who served… Read more
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Until They Are Seven: The Orins Of Women's Legal Rights (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Wroath, John

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Greystone Books
Published
1998
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781872870571
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Winchester, Hampshire: Waterside Press, 1998. VG+. First edition, first printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on half-title page. Signing reads, 'With best wishes/John Wroath/June 1999'. 142pp. 'In law a husband and wife are one: and that is the husband'. This was the law until well into the nineteenth century. This book is based on research into the the… Read more
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Oxford: YouCaxton Publications, 2016. Fine. First edition, first printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, LAUREN STANTON, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. ix,305pp. An historical novel based on the true story of Brighton artist, and great grandfather of the author, following the notes he had wrritten prior to him being admitted to a mental asylum. This is the true… Read more
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Cruelly Murdered: Constance Kent And The Killing At Road Hill House (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Taylor, Bernard

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Greystone Books
Published
1979
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Very Good
Edition
First edition, First Printing
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9780285623873
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$65.62

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London: Souvenir Press, 1979. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNEDBY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'Dear Karen de Groot/- let's meet again soon!/In the meantime I hope/you enjoy a little read/of my book/Love/Bernard/15 August 79'. Karen de Groot (1948-2018) was an English author and journalist. Illustrated with photographs and line-drawings.… Read more
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Scillybeat: Memoirs Of A Scilly Copper [1963-1995] (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ROGER JACOB)

by Jacob, Roger

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Greystone Books
Published
2016
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781526202291
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Barnstaple, Devon: Jacob, 2016. VG. First edition. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ROGER JACOB, without dedication or inscription on title-page. 168pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and a map. The autobiography of Roger Jacob, policeman on the Isles of Scilly from 1963 to 1995, With Appendix A: 'History Of Policing Of The Isles Of Scilly; 1890-1947'. Appendix B: 'History Of The… Read more
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A Slice Of Bread & Jam (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Rattigan, Tommy

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Greystone Books
Published
2015
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Very Good
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First edition, First Printing
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9780993242304
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$51.95

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United Kingdom: Privately Published, 2015. VG. First edition, first printing. Paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. (vi),386pp. The author, Tommy Rattigan, recounts his encounter with Ian Brady and Myra Hindley, the Moors Murderers, when, in 1963 aged seven, he was lured to a house in Manchester with the offer of bead and jam. Ian… Read more
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The Mexican Mafia: La eMe (SCARCE REVISED EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Morrill, Robert

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Greystone Books
Published
2008
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Very Good
Edition
Revised Edition
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USA: Munguia, 2008. VG. Revised edition. Large paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on verso of front cover. Inscription reads, 'To/-------/I hope you/enjoy the book/Best Wishes and/God bless/Bob "Moco" Morrill/5-20-12'. Size of covers 21.6 by 28 cms. (ii),260pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs. Written by Law Enforcement Officer Robert "Moco Verde" Morrill (born 1935), who served from 1958… Read more
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By The Grace Of God [PROBATION SERVICE INTEREST] (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Hodges, Denis J

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Greystone Books
Published
1990
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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United Kingdom: Privately Published, 1990. Fine. First edition. Not dated, (circa 1990). No d/w, (as published). PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'To a Very Dear Lifelong Friend -----/With thanks for her/endless kindnesses./With Love/Denis'. Bound in blue cloth; lettered gilt on front cover and spine. 317pp. The autobiography of Denis J Hodges… Read more
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The Strange Laws Of Old England (SCARCE HARDBACK EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Cawthorne, Nigel

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Greystone Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780749950361
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London: Piatkus, 2005. VG+/VG+. Later printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Illustrated with line-drawings. A collection of the more bizarre and arcane laws of the British legal system over the centuries. A very good plus copy, in a very good plus d/w, of a SCARCE later printing SIGNED BY THE… Read more
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Smuggling (SCARCE FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by McCooey, Chris

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Greystone Books
Published
2014
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Paperback Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781445643656
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$17.09

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Stroud, Gloucestershire: Amberley, 2014. VG+. First paperback edition, first printing. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication or inscription on title-page. 319pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative history of smuggling from the end of the Middle Ages to the nineteenth century. With Index. A very good plus copy of a SCARCE first paperback edition, first printing… Read more
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The Philosophy Of Jurisprudence In Islam (SCARCE FIRST PRINT STUDENT EDITION)

by Mahmassani, Sobhi Rajab

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Greystone Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Print Student Edition
ISBN
9789679901078
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The Open Press, 2000. VG. First print student edition. Paperback. xii,204pp. A well-researched and authoritative introduction to the study of Islamic jurisprudence according to the various Muslim schools of law. Based on trustworthy original sources, it explains the Islamic legal system vis-a-vis the Western legal systems, and this feature of the book makes it also a comparative… Read more
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The Jack The Ripper Whitechapel Murders (UNCOMMON HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY RESEARCHERS ANDY AND SUE PARLOUR)

by O'Donnell, Kevin (Researched By Andy And Sue Parlour)

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Greystone Books
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780953126903
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St Osyth, Essex: Ten Bells Publishing, 1997. NrF/NrF. First edition in d/w. SIGNED TWICE BY ANDY AND SUE PARLOUR, without dedication or inscription on front endpaper and title-page. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A concise, clear and highly visual account of the Whitechapel, London murders by 'Jack the Ripper', based on the researches by Andy and Sue Parlour. With… Read more
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