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Bad Luck Bank Robbers: The 1961 Havelock Bank Robbery
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Bad Luck Bank Robbers: The 1961 Havelock Bank Robbery

By Barker, Grace

Cobourg, ON: Dawn Publishing, 2006 The story of the unlucky Havelock Bank robbers. Glossy soft cover, red and green titling to front and spine, signed by author to title page, several black and white photographs, 143 pages. Light shelf wear and few light pressure marks. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Jackrabbit Parole
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Jackrabbit Parole

By Reid, Stephen

New York, NY: Quality Paperback Book Club, 2003 Reid's novel tells of the wild adventures of four young men robbing banks across the American West making it into the top ten of the FBI most wanted list. Soft cover illustrated with Reid's own mugshots, signed by him to half title, 259 pages. Light shelf wear, a small light crease to bottom free corner of back. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Criminal History of Mankind
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Criminal History of Mankind

By Wilson, Colin

London, UK: Grafton Books, 1986 A new approach to the history and psychology of human crime and violence. Trade paperback, black with white titling to front and spine, 702 pages. Light shelf wear. Inside clean and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good -/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

Transcendental Meditation in Criminal Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention
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Transcendental Meditation in Criminal Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention

By Alexander, Charles N. et al. (eds.)

New York: The Haworth Press, Inc., 2003 A theoretical overview, new original findings and examples of practical implementation of Maharishi Transcendental Meditation in offender rehabilitation and crime prevention. Glossy soft cover, white titling to front and spine, 395 pages. Sticker of Maharishi Vedic College to back of front cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$140.00

Prison Memoirs of an Anachist
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Prison Memoirs of an Anachist

By Berkman, Alexander

Pittsburgh, PA: Frontier Press, 1970 Introduction by Kenneth Roxroth. Blue cloth, gilt titling to spine, green endpapers, 538 pages. Light foxing to top of textblock edge. Dust jacket shows light sunning to spine, some shelf and edge wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Hard Cover. Very Good -/Good + to Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Deadly Silence: Canadian Mafia Murders
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Deadly Silence: Canadian Mafia Murders

By Edwards, Peter & Antonio Nicaso

Toronto, Ontario: Macmillan Canada, 1993 "Deadly Silence" examines thirteen Mafia murders in Canada and this way trace the development of the Mafia in Canada. Blue cloth with silver titling to spine, red endpapers, a cluster of black and white photographs, 219 pages. Light shelf wear to dust jacket. It is now protected in a Brodart cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Fifth Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Aldo Moro Murder Case, The
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Aldo Moro Murder Case, The

By Drake, Richard

London, England: Harvard University Press, 1995 "In his thorough account of the long and anguished quest for justice in the Moro murder case, Richard Drake provides a detailed portrait of the tragedy and its aftermath as complex symbols of a turbulent age in Italian history." Black cloth with red titling on spine, black and white frontispiece, 318 pages. Small bump to each of the lower edges as well as front lower corner. Dust jacket has negligible edge wear and minor shelf wear. Book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Tripping Stone, A - Ethiopian Prison Diary (1976-1981)

By Deguefe, Taffara

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Addis Ababa University Press Book was published in 2003, and is inscribed/signed by the author. Deguefe was a political detainee in Ethiopia under the Dergue from 1976 to 1981. This book is a diary kept with during his imprisonment. Green soft cover with blue titling on spine and front, black and white portrait of author on front, illustrated with a few black and white photographs, 471 pages. Cover has minor edgewear, light shelfwear which includes a lengthwise crease parallel to spine on front. Book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

Leather 'N Lead: An Anthology of Desperadoes in the Far West, 1820-1920

By MacDonald, Craig

Boston: Branden Press Publishers, 1976 Book contains "more than fifty-five fascinating portraits of little-known outlaws, male and female, who terrorized the Far West from 1820-1920...enhanced by a generous selection of rare photographs." Blue hard cover with gilt titling on spine, inscribed by author on end paper, illustrated with black and white photographs, 144 pages. Corners and spine ends have minor wear, page 81 has a tiny crease at bottom corner. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has foxing spots, particularly to spine and edges and light edge wear. It is now protected by a clear Brodart sleeve. This is a nice-looking book. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good to Very Good-/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

Wolf and the Sheepdog, The
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Wolf and the Sheepdog, The

By Smith, John

Bloomington, Indiana: Author House Book is a collection of short stories based on actual events, written by a police officer who works in a large Canadian city. The identifying details in the stories have been changed to protect the people involved. Illustrated black soft cover with white and grey titling, 386 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, negligible edge wear, signature (inscription?) on title page, pages 305-336 have tiny tear (.25") at leading edge, book has a slightly smoky odour. This is a handsome book - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

WE 3 A Four-Thousand Day Odyssey

By Hinckley, Bill

William A. Hinckley, 2000 Privately published book is #99/200, inscribed by the author to Madame Justice Allan. The story of one family's tragedy that had a happy ending. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red titling on spine and front, 402 pages. Cover has shelfwear including a four-inch crease on front, approximately ten pages near front have light crease at upper corner (paper clip?) otherwise book is clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. Numbered/Signed. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$32.00

Tales of the British Columbia Provincial Police

By Clark, Cecil

Sidney, B.C.: Gray's Publishing, 1971 A collection of stories of B.C. police, originally published in "The Islander" a Sunday magazine of the "Victoria Daily Colonist" newspaper. Signed by the author on frontispiece. Black hard cover with gilt titling on spine, gilt insignia on front, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white photographs, 183 pages. Light wear to spine ends and corners. Dust hacket has edge wear with closed tears and light creases, cover lightly sunned. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.00

Hearken to the Evidence
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Hearken to the Evidence

By Peden, Murray

Stittsville, Canada: Canadas Wings Book is "probably the most entertaining account of legal and police work yet published in Canada,... told from the author's point-of-view as a law student and crown attorney in manitoba during the late 1940s and the 1950s." Blue hard cover with gilt titling on spine, illustrated end papers, illustrated with twenty pages of black and white photographs, 254 pages. Text block edge has some very pale tiny spots, book is clean and tight. Dust jacket has light edge wear, light shelf wear, lower half inch of front edge is slightly delaminated - plastic coating on jacket is partially detached otherwise jacket is clean and bright. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Slaidburn Angel
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Slaidburn Angel

By Whittaker, M. Sheelagh

Toronto, Canada: Dundurn, 2012 An investigation into a murder that took place in Victorian Yorkshire, to which the author and her family have a direct connection through one of the witnesses participating in the trial. Illustrated soft cover with white titling to spine and front, black and white illustrations, 350 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear. Book is clean, bright and tight. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge will apply without your consent. Soft Cover. Very Good/-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

Clarence: Was He Jack the Ripper?
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Clarence: Was He Jack the Ripper?

By Harrison, Michael

New York: Drake Publishers Ltd., 1974 Harrison presents the first depth biography of Edward Vii's elder son. He tests the validity of rumours that Prince Eddy, Duke of Clarence, might have been Jack the Ripper and comes up with some startling information. Grey cloth, gilt titling to spine, illustrated endpapers, frontispiece, two clusters of black and white photographs, 253 pages. Minor edge wear, light age darkening to text block edge, a very small smudge to title page. Dust jacket shows sunning to spine and back, light edge wear. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$18.00

Sagas of the Canadian West
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Sagas of the Canadian West

By Anderson, Frank W., Editor

Calgary, Alberta: Frontier Publishing Ltd., 1972 Sagas of the West Magazine, Vol. 2, No. 2, Summer, 1972, front cover subtitled:Featuring Murder of Constable Graburn; Saskatchewan's Provincial Police, Manibota's Krafchenko Caper, and Many More. Tan card cover, brown titling and illustration, black and white illustrations, photographs, maps throughout. Book appears to be without flaws. 40 pages. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. Very Good+. Illus. by Santa Lucia, Sandra. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$9.75

S - Portrait of a Spy: RCMP Intelligence - The Inside Story
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S - Portrait of a Spy: RCMP Intelligence - The Inside Story

By Adams, Ian

Canada: Gage Publishing, 1977 Inspector DV of the R.C.M.P.said at the height of the cold war: " In 25 years the R.C.M.P. has caught only one illegal-real-spy.."...Was this poor record of "spy-catching" connected with the mysterious " S "...the former director of R.C.M.P. Security Services? ...Is it possible that S himself was a double...or even a triple...agent? ...Why was he quietly let go with his pension, after a top-level investigation by the Canadian government? ...Could S have been the mysterious " Fourth Man ", in the Burgess-MacLean-Philby matter? Ian Adams writes about the R.C.M.P. that readers will be unable to put down. Blue hard cover with gilt titling on spine,176 pages. Lower edge has minor wear. Dust jacket has light edge wear, primarily to spine ends and corners and minor shelf wear. This is a handsome book - clean, bright and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good-/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$11.75

Sex Offenders - An Analysis of Types
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Sex Offenders - An Analysis of Types

By Gebhard, Paul H., John H. Gagnon, Wardell B. Pomeroy, Cornelia V. Christenson

London: Heinemann A study of sex offenders conducted by the Institute for Sex Research, founded by Alfred C. Kinsey, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana. Black cloth with gilt titling on spine, top edge of text block is red, illustrated with tables and graphs. Very minor edge wear and two small white spots on back board. 923 pages. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Hard Cover. Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.00

How to Deal With Crime (Little Blue Book No. 1468)

By Barnes, Harry Elmer

Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Publications, 1929 Little Blue Book No.1468, edited by E. Haldeman-Julius. Small booklet contains brief discussion of the problem of crime in the U.S. Blue covers, 32 pages. Cover sunned, pages slightly browned, two inch closed tear to back cover. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Paper Cover . Very Good-. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall.

$6.50