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Manchester, VT: Journald Book and Job Office, 1873. In original tan wraps with black lettering on front and rear covers. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages. Small piece missing on upper spine. Bumping on lower rear edge cover. Moderate shelf wear. In protective envelope. Photos upon request. . Original Wraps. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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Crime

by Nathaniel Cantor

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Quaker House Books
Published
1935
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1935. Ex-library with the usually markings. In brown paper covered marbled boards with tan cloth spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages. Bumping of ends of spine and corners. Moderate shelf wear. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. Good. Illus. by Fred. G. Cooper. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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FBI LAw Enforcement Bulletin Vol. 7. No. 3

by John Edgar Hoover

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Quaker House Books
Published
1938
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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Washington, D. C.: Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1938. March 1, 1938. In green wraps with picture of fugitive and lettering in black on front cover. Stapled binding. Clean and unmarked text pages. Small undecipherable stamp on upper front cover. Sunned cover edges. Crease on back cover. In pastic cover. Photos upon request. . Soft Cover. Good. 4to - over… Read more
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Our G-Men

by Irving Crump and John W. Newton

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Quaker House Books
Published
1937
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1937. First Edition. First Printing. In red cloth covers with black lettering on front cover and spine. Red stained top edge. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Previous owner's raised stamp on front free endpaper. Bumping and rubbing of ends of spine. Moderate shelf wear. Photos upon request. .… Read more
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Our FBI (Signed)

by John J. Floherty

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Quaker House Books
Published
1951
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1951. Stated First Edition. No other printings. Signed by author on front free endpaper. In light blue cloth covers with dark blue lettering on front cover and same on spine. Square, tight, and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bumping of ends of spine and corners. Light to moderate shelf wear.… Read more
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Three Papers on Crime

by American Social Science Association

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Quaker House Books
Published
1883
Condition
Good
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$45.00

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Boston: American Social Science Association, 1883. The three papers are: Disfranchisement for Crime by James F. Colby; A Plan for Extinguishing Crime by Edwin Hill; Punishment for Certain Crimes by Hamilton Andrews Hill. Ex-library with usual markings. In paper covered marble boards with tan cloth spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages. Moderate shelf wear. Photos upon… Read more
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Crime Circles Manhattan

by Jeremiah Timothy Driscoll

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Quaker House Books
Published
1980
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$94.00

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New York: Jeremiah Timothy Driscoll, 1980. Near Fine Copy/ Near Fine Jacket. Inscribed, signed and dated by author on upper front free endpaper. In orange cloth covers with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Light bumping to ends of spine. Jacket: Intact with light rubbing. In pretective… Read more
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$94.00
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Destiny and 102 Other Real-Life Mysteries

by Paul Harvey Aurandt

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Quaker House Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780688022051
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$18.00

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New York: William Morrow, 1983. Stated First Edition. First Printing. In beige paper covered boards and red cloth spine with gilt lettering. Tight, square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Light shelf wear. Jacket: Intact with price on upper front flap. Chipping of ends of spine and upper edges. Moderate shelf wear. In protective plastic cover.… Read more
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Classification and Uses of Finger Prints

by Sir E. R. Henry

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Quaker House Books
Published
1928
Condition
Good
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$23.00

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London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1928. Sixth Edition. In light green clothc covers with black lettering on front cover and spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked text pages and endpapers, except for previous owner's name on front paste-down. Lower edges of covers are rubbed. Staining on lower rear cover. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. Good. 8vo - over… Read more
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Deadly Encounters: Two Victorian Sensations

by Richard D. Altick

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Quaker House Books
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780812280111
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$16.00

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Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. First Edition. Fine copy. Fine jacket. In grey boards with black lettering on spine. Square, tight binding with clean , unmarked endpapers and text pages. Jacket: Light shelf wear. In new protective jacket cover. Pictures upon request. . Mass Market Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Strange Piece of Paradise

by Terri Jentz

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Quaker House Books
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780374134983
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$13.00

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New York: Farrar, Starus, and Giroux, 2006. Stated First Edition. First Printing. Fine copy. Very Good jacket. In brown paper over boards with gilt lettering on spine. Tight, clean, unmarked copy. Jacket: Price intact on upper front flap. Crease on edge of front flap. Light shelf rubbing. In protective jacket cover.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included. 8vo -… Read more
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The Valachi Papers: The First Inside Account of Life in the Cosa Nostra

by Peter Maas

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Quaker House Books
Published
1968
Condition
Good
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$13.00

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New York: Putnam, 1968. BCE. Good copy. Fair jacket. In black cloth covers with green lettering on spine. Clean, unmarked pages and endpapers. Bumping lower fornt cornerand tail of spine. Jacket:Bumping and chipping of head and tail of spine, edges, and corners. Closed tear on upper back panel. Hole in middle of spine edge. Moderate shelf rubbing. In protective jacket… Read more
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Wasted: The Preppie Murder

by Linda Wolfe

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Quaker House Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780671641849
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$13.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989. First Edition. First Printing. Very Good copy. Good jacket. In three quarter black paper over boards with wraparound pink cloth spine with silver lettering. Unmarked, clean, straight copy. Price intact on front flap of jacket. Light bumping to head and tail of spine. Light speckling on front panel. Light shelf rubbing. In protective jacket… Read more
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Anyone's Son

by Roberta Roesch

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Quaker House Books
Published
1979
Condition
Good
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$12.50

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Kansas City: Andrews and Mcneel , Inc., 1979. Book Club Edition. Good copy. Good jacket. No writing on pages or boards. Pages 58 and 59 stained but legible. Bumping of head and tail of spine and corners. Bumping of head and tail of spine, corners and edges of jacket. Moderate shelf wear. In protective jacket cover.. Hard Cover. Good/Dust Jacket… Read more
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You Must Be Dreaming

by Barbara Noel with Kathryn Watterson

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Quaker House Books
Published
1992
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780671741532
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$11.00

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New York: Poseidon Press, 1992. First Edition. Ex-library. Good copy. Good DJ. Clean pages. Back free endpaper has library envelope. Flaps of jacket are glued to boards. Moderate rubbingf in protective jacket cover.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Dust Jacket Included. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Writer's Complete Crime Reference Book

by Martin Roth

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Quaker House Books
Published
1990
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780898793970
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$17.00

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Cincinnati, Ohio: Writer's Digest Books, 1990. First Edition, First Printing. Near Fine. Very Good DJ. Tight, clean, crisp copy. Bumping of tail of spine. Price intact. Light bumping of spine and edges of jacket . Light sunning of edges. In protective jacket cover. Thank you for your patronage.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Dust Jacket Included. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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