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Road Hustler: The Career Contingencies of Professional Card and Dice Hustlers.

By Prus, Robert C. & C. R. D. Sharper.

Gage, 1979. First printing, Canadian edition. 178 pp., glossary, biblio, index, 8vo, quality softcover. Very Good with light wear to covers. Internally Fine. No owner's marks. Very attractive copy of this carce book.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good.

$65.00

The Stroll: Inner-city Subcultures

By Davidson, John & Stevens, Laird.

Toronto: NC Press, 1986. First Edition, no hardcover issued. 165 pp., photographs by Daniel Gautreau, 8vo, ill. trade paperback. Nearly Fine copy with light rubbing to tips. Interesting inside look at Toronto street prostitut es by an ex-taxi driver who hung out with them.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good.

$12.00

Wild at Heart: The Harley-Davidson and Its Riders.

By Norris, Martin.

London, UK: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1993. First Edition. 127 pp., profusely ill. with color photos, index, about 10 X 10 inches, black cloth, dustjacket. No owner's name, no tears, not price-clipped. Great photos!. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

$20.00

Enter the Babylon System: Unpacking Gun Culture from Samuel Colt to 50 Cent
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Enter the Babylon System: Unpacking Gun Culture from Samuel Colt to 50 Cent

By Bascunan, Rodrigo; Pearce, Christian

Canada: Random House Canada, 2007. First printing. 360 pp., illustrations, notes, index, octavo format hardcover, dust jacket. Fine unread copy. No wear or tears, no owner's name. INSCRIBED by the author to friends "thanks for the support..." . Signed by Author. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

$25.00

The Legends of the Morgeti, Volume I. (Canadian Mafia) SIGNED COPY.

By Prager, Jerry.

Guelph, Ontario, Canada: Self-published, 2007. First printing of a very small run of under 200 copies. 73 pp., photos, 8vo, trade softcover. New, unread copy. Interesting history of early Mafia families in small-town Canada (Guelph) early in the 20th century. Based on interviews of descendants, etc. Uncommon, self-published book. Further volumes planned to follow. Of this book, Jim Dubro, dean of Canadian crime writers, has said: "breathtakingly remarkable and groundbreaking. we need much more of this kind of thoroughness". SIGNED by the author.. Signed by Author(s). 1st. Paperback. New.

$95.00

Angels Do Not Forget

By Morgan, Raymond C. morgan, Ph. D.

U.S.A.: Law & Justice Pubs, 1979. First printing. Not paginated, line drawings and photos, octavo format in black and red softcovers. Written by a former organized crime investigator. This first printing from 1979 is very scarce. Good-only, with edge-wear and creasing to covers, but contents clean and fresh, no owner's name. A decent copy.. 1st. Paperback. Good.

$175.00

Answering the Call: A History of Firefighting in the Town of Caledon

By Town of Caledon

Toronto: Town of Caledon Eastend Books , 2004. First printing. 228 pp., many photos, some colour, biblio, oversized pictorial hardcover. Fine unread copy. . 1st. Hardcover. Fine.

$45.00

Nasty Business: One Biker Gang's War Against the Hell's Angels.
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Nasty Business: One Biker Gang's War Against the Hell's Angels.

By Paradis, Peter.

Toronto: Harper Collins, 2002. First printing. 247 pp., photos, 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. Fine text with no owner's marks, no wear. Dj not clipped, just extremely light wear to upper edge of dust jacket. Excellent book from the Rock Machine point of view.. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

$45.00

Deadly medicine;: Doctors and true crime

By Kent, Arthur

U.S.A.: Taplinger, 1975. First printing. 237 pp., octavo format in red cloth, dustjacket. Very Good text with no owner's name, minor soil spots, dustiness to top-edge of text block. Dust jacket is not price-clipped, few short edge-tears, sticker scuff. An attractive copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

$20.00

Finger Prints Secret Service Crime Detection: Blue Book of Crime

By Cooke, T. G

Chicago: Finger Print Publishing Association , 1935. Tenth edition. 80 pp., many photos, octavo format in blue cloth. Complete copy in firm binding. Old price on ffep, few erased pencial marks, some staining and wear to bottom margin of pages, not affecting printed text. Fading to cloth along bottom. Good useable reading copy.. Hardcover. Good.

$5.00

Not for Love

By McManus, Virginia

New York: Putnam, 1960. First printing. 288 pp., octavo format, red cloth covers. Text is Nearly Fine with no owner's name, minimal wear to covers. Dust jacket is price-clipped with chips at extremities and splitting along spine. NG/Good copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

$10.00

Blood Splattered Path of the LTTE

By Department of Government Information, Sri Lanka

Colombo: Government of Sri Lanka, 2007. Apparent first printing. About 100 un-numbered pages, profusely illustrated with colour photos, some very graphic. Chapters include: The LTTE's Main Sources of Revenue, Attacks on Civilians, Assassination of Prominent Sri Lankans, Attempted Assassinations, Attacks on Foreign Dignitaries, etc. Fine copy with no visible wear, no owner's marks. Rare book.. 1st. Hardcover. Fine.

$275.00

From Conflict to Stability, Northern Province Sri Lanka: Report of the Presidential Task Force for Resettlement Etc.

By Presidential Task Force for Resettlement, Development and Security - Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Colombo: Government of Sri Lanka , 2013. Apparent first printing. 293 pp., many colour photos, maps, tables, etc. oversized softcover format. Details the governments attempts to re-settle the population that was affected by the war wtih LTTE. Light wear to covers, internally Fine. Rare copy of this government publication. . 1st. Paperback. Very Good.

$275.00

Misconceptions: Unmarried Motherhood and the Ontario Children of Unmarried Parents Act 1921-1969
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Misconceptions: Unmarried Motherhood and the Ontario Children of Unmarried Parents Act 1921-1969

By Chambers, Lori

Toronto: University of Toronto Press & Osgoode, 2007. First printing. 258 pp., tables, notes, biblio, index, octavo format in burgundy cloth with gilt titles. Book and dustjacket in new unread condition.. 1st. Hardcover. New/New.

$30.00

'Terror to Evil-Doers': Prisons and Punishments in Nineteenth-Century Ontario (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History)

By Oliver, Peter

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division & Osgoode, 1998. First printing. 575 pp., photos, tables, index, thick octavo format in burgundy cloth with gilt titles. Unread copy with no owner's name, no wear. Heavy book, will require extra shipping cost to customers outside North America. . 1st. Hardcover. New/New.

$55.00

Canadian State Trials: Political Trials and Security Measures, 1840-1914 Volume III

By Wright, Barry & Susan Binnie

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division & Osgoode, 2009. First printing. 648 pp., index, thick octavo format in burgundy cloth with gilt titles. Unread copy with no owner's name, no wear. Heavy book, will require extra shipping cost to customers outside North America. . 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

$110.00

Arming and Disarming: A History of Gun Control in Canada (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History)
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Arming and Disarming: A History of Gun Control in Canada (Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History)

By Brown, R. Blake

Toronto: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division & Osgoode, 2012. First printing. 349 pp., photos, ills., notes, index, octavo format in burgundy cloth with gilt titles. Unread copy with no owner's name, no wear. . 1st. Hardcover. New/New.

$40.00

Today's Barbarians (Hell's Angels)

By Geno

NY: Vantage Press, 1978. First printing. Octavo, black cloth in dj. Text is very tight and fresh, with no owner's marks. Light wear to tips. Dj is not price-clipped, no tears, just minor wear and rubbing to extremities. Very scarce book of poetry by a Hell's Angel. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

$275.00

Animal: The Gene Culver Story

By Freeman, Dale

Professional Press, 1992. First printing. 113 pp., 8vo, trade softcover. Nearly Fine copy with almost no sign of use. No owners' marks. Remainder mark to top-edge of text block. Nice copy of this scarce biker book. . 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$45.00

The Hooded Men: British Torture in Ireland August, October 1971

By Faul, Fr. Denis & Murray, Fr. Raymond

Dungannon: Self-published, 1974. First printing, stated. 129 pp., oversized softcover. Few minor library markings. Rare book. An excellent reference.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good.

$175.00

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