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Libby Holman: Body and Soul
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Libby Holman: Body and Soul

By Perry, Hamilton Darby

Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Co, 1983 Photo illustrations, pages are clean and crisp. Dust jacket has small tears and edgewear. 300 indexed pages.. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6"x9.5".

$15.00

Man Alone

By Doyle, William; O'Dell, Scott

New York: Bantam Books, 1954 BANTAM BOOKS 1247. Pages are very slightly tanned along top edge. Cover has minimal corner wear. 184 pages.. 1st Printing. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. 4"X7".

$12.00

The Sixteenth Rail: The Evidence, the Scientist, and the Lindbergh Kidnapping

By Schrager, Adam J.

Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 2013 Photo illustrated. Pages and cover are very clean with very minimal wear.. Softcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 5.5"x8.5".

$10.00

The Death Dealers

By Hirsch, Phil

New York: Pyramid Books, 1960 They stalked the greatest fame of all, man, and theses were their targets for murder: Capone, Khruschev, Eisenhower, Hitler, Nixon and Stalin. Book is in good condition with browned pages, edgewear, and soil. 192 pages, 7 x 4.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$6.00

The American Prison Business

By Mitford, Jessica

London: George Allen and Unwin Ltd, 1974 In this book the author studies the lunacies, the delusions and the bizarre inner workings of the American prison business, or, in the current jargon, "correctional facilities." Book and jacket are both in good condition with owner's bookplate, rubbing, some stains, wear, and soil. 1st edition. 339 indexed pages, 8.5 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by None.

$13.00

True Adventures of the Secret Service

By Russell, C. E.

New York: A. L. Burt Company, 1923 This is a collection of true stories about the Secret Service. Book is in good condition with owner's stamp, faded spine and cover edges, wear, and soil. 316 pages, 7.5 x 5.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$3.99

The Operators

By Gibney, Frank

New York: Harper and Brothers, 1960 First line from the acknowlegments: "The origin of this book was one article, 'The Crooks in White Collars,' which appeared in the October 14, 1957, issue of Life, the sixth in a Life series on crime in America." Book is in good condition with owner's name in pencil, faded and cocked spine, wear, and soil. 284 indexed pages, 8.5 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$7.00

Classification and Uses of Finger Prints

By Henry, E. R.

New York: A. P. Curtis, 1913 This is a guide to the classification and uses of finger prints in crime and law. Book is in fair condition with some warping to the book, water stained edges, some foxing, edgewear, faded spine, soil and wear and soil to the fold out plates in the back of the book. 4th edition. 114 pages plus plates, 8.5 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$30.00

The Rosenbluth Case:Federal Justice on Trial: Federal Justice on Trial

By Davies, Rosemary Reeves

Iowa: Iowa State University Press, 1971 This is the story of Capt. Rosenbluth in the US Army who was accused of murder of a fellow officer and took four years to exonerate himself. Book is in very good condition with light wear; jacket is in good condition with edgewear, rubbing, soil, fading and wear-now in mylar. 252 indexed pages, 9 x 6.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated.

$10.00

Fingerprints Never Lie

By Cherrill, Fred

New York: The MacMillan Company, 1954. This is the autobiography of Fred Cherrill, ex-chief superintendent of the Fingerprint Bureau of New Scotland Yard. Ex-library copy; book and jacket are both in good condition with usual ex-library markings, tape stains, wear, and soil. 1st Printing. 248 indexed pages, 5.5 x 8.5 inches. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated.

$10.99

The Grim Reapers

By Reid, Ed

New York: Bantam Books, 1969 This is a look at the anatomy of organized crime in American, city by city. Book is in good condition with remainder marks, wear and soil. 342 indexed pages, 7 x 4.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$5.00

Burn Baby, Burn: The Watts Riot

By Cohen, Jerry; Murphy, Willam S.

New York: Avon Books, 1967 This is the story of the 1965 Los Angles Race Riots. Book is in good condition with browned pages, edgewear and soil. 287 pages, 7 x 4.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$5.00

THE STORY OF SCOTLAND YARD

By Sir Thomson, Basil

New York: The Literary Guild, 1936 This hard cover book has a red cover with gold lettering on the spine and blank on the front. This is a true crime story of the events and crimes that led to the creation of the Scotland Yard. 347 pages with index; approx. 9"x6". Illustrated frontis piece. Stains on cover, edgewear, tanned pages and soil.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated Frontis.

$3.00

Underworld U. S. A.

By Dinneen, Joseph F.

New York: Perma Books, 1957 The shocking inside story of Fingers Tolland, an independent hood who refused to cooperate with the mob and what happened to him. Book is in good condition with light edgewear, light cover soil, and browned pages. Perma books M-4085. 204 pages, 7 x 4.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$7.00

Hustler!

By Williamson, Henry

New York: Avon Books, 1965 Henry Williamson, convicted hustler, tells his terrifying and painful story as only a man in prison can do. Book is in good condition with edgewear and cover soil. Avon S235; 174 pages, 7 x 4.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$6.00

The Mobs and the Mafia: The Illustrated History of Organized Crime

By Messick, Hank

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Galahad Books, 1974 This 8 x 10 hardcover has 214 pages. The corners of the cover are worn, edgewear and soil. An illustrated history of orginized crime.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo Illustrated.

$6.00

A History of Organized Felony and Folly

By No Author

New York, 1923 This 5 x 8 hardcover has 104 pages. Book is in good condition with foxing, browned pages, wear and soil. A history of orginiszed felony and folly. The record of union labor in crime and economics.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$6.00

THE PURVEYOR

By Starr, John

New York: Holt, Rhinehart, and Winston, 1961 This 5.5 x 8.5 hard cover book has the author's name and title in black and white lettering on the orange dust jacket spine and in red and orange lettering on the cover. The shocking story of Today's illicit liquor empire. 273 pages. Book and jacket are both in good condition with edgewear, rubbing and soil-jacket is price clipped and now in mylar.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by None.

$6.00

THE STRANGE CASE OF ALGER HISS A penetrating analysis of one of America's most famous trials by one of England's most distinguished jurists.

By Jowitt, The Earl

Doubleday, NY, 1953 Black cover with red & silver lettering on spine. Jacket shows some wear and soil. 380 pgs 5.5'x8.5' . Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$4.99

RAVENS OF OBSCENITY

By Fury, Michael

California: Edka Books Inc, 1967 This 4"x7" paperback book has a white and black and white illustrated cover with black and red lettering on the front and spine of the cover. 160 pages. Book is in good condition wtih browned pages, rubbing, wear, and soil.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None. 4"X7".

$15.00

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