True Crime from Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA

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Interepid's Last Case

by Stevenson, William

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780394534305
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$12.00

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First edition first printing of this non fiction account of the Soviet / Western nuclear war dance at the end of World War II. Light tanning the the edges of the dustjacket. Light rubbing to the surface of the dustjacket. In very good / very good condition.
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$12.00
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Women Who Kill

by Jones, Ann

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780030407116
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$10.00

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First edition first printing of this non fiction look at female murderers from the United States colonial times to present day (1980). Light edge wear. Price clipped otherwise in very good / very good condition.
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$10.00
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The Missing Macleans

by Hoare, Geoffrey

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this true crime novel which brings attention to the disappearance of Donald Maclean. Geoffrey Hoare was a friend of the Macleans and this is written before the truth about Donald Maclean became public knowledge in 1956. The dustjacket is in pieces. The spine of the dustjacket is missing and the bottom half of the rear… Read more
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$15.00
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The Donnellys Must Die

by Miller, Orlo

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9781552671559
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$10.00

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Second printing of this reprinted true crime novel. That looks at the massacre of the "Black Donnellys." One of the most infamous crimes in Canadian history. Originally published in 1962. In near fine / near fine condition.
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$10.00
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Canadian Crimes

by Haines, Max

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780670882915
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$20.00

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First edition first printing of this collection of short true crime stories all written by Max Haines. Light rubbing to the surface of the dustjacket. Earlier owner wrote "Christmas 1998" on the top edge of the first free end page. In very good / very good condition.
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My Dark Places

by Ellroy, James

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780679441854
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$20.00

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First edition first printing of the novel where James Ellroy tells the unsolved mystery surrounding his mothers death. Signed by the author on a page tipped in by the publisher. In near fine / near fine condition.
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My Dark Places

by Ellroy, James

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780679441854
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$12.00

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First edition first printing of the novel where James Ellroy tells the unsolved mystery surrounding his mothers death. Signed by the author on a page tipped in by the publisher. There is a 1 1/2 inch closed tear to the bottom edge of the dustjacket's rear panel. Remainder dot otherwise in very good / very good condition.
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$12.00
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Jailbait # 1392

by Bernard, William

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1952
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First thus
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$10.00

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First Popular Library edition second printing # 1392 of this hard boiled novel about Teen Age Hoodlums on the Loose. Light edge wear. Light creases to the spine and covers. In very good condition.
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$10.00
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The Innocent Man

by Grisham, John

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2006
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780385517232
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of the only true crime novel written by this author. Made into the 2018 true crime Netflix serial. In fine / fine condition.
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$15.00
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The True Face of Jack The Ripper

by Harris, Melvin

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9781854791931
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of the third novel written by this author on the Jack the Ripper case. Light edge wear. Light rubbing to the surface of the dustjacket. In very good / very good condition.
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$15.00
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The Mysterious Death of Tutankhamun

by Doherty, Paul

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2002
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9781841195957
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of true crime study into the death of Tutankhamun by Historian and mystery writer Paul Doherty. In fine / fine condition.
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$15.00
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Kings Don't Mean a Thing: The John Knight Murder Case

by Bell, Arthur

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780688033439
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$12.00

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First edition first printing of this true crime novel about the murder of John Knight III, heir to the Knight-Ridder newspaper fortune. A hint of edge wear. Price clipped otherwise in near fine / near fine condition.
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Fact Detective Mysteries # 332

by Swanberg, W.A. ( editor )

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition first printing
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$12.00

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First edition first printing # 332 of this collection of short true crime stories taken from the pages of Inside Detective and Front Page Detective. Light edge wear. Light reading creases to the spine. Moderate rubbing to the surface of the spine. In very good condition.
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Death was the Bridegroom # 466

by Samuels, Charles

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1955
Condition
Fair/Poor
Edition
First edition first printing
Item Price
$8.00

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First edition first printing # 466 of this true crime novel about the Grace Brown murder on Big Moose Lake New York by Chester Gillette. The head of the spine is bumped causing the cover paper to tear and split. In fair condition.
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$8.00
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The Real Lolita

by Weinman, Sarah

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
2019
Condition
New
Edition
First tradepaper edition first printing
ISBN
9780062661937
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$15.00

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First Paperback edition first printing of a look into the kidnapping of Sara Horner in 1948 and the Vladimir Nabokov novel Lolita. Winner of the 2019 Macavity Award for Best Non Fiction. SIGNED by the author on the title page. In fine unread condition.
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The Harlot Killer Jack the Ripper

by Barnard, Allan ( ed ) Alan Hynd, Donald Handerson, William Sansom, Anthony Boucher, Richard Barker, Kay Rogers, Thomas Burke, Theodora Benson, Mrs. Marie Belloc Lowndes, Edwin M. Borchard, Edmund Pearson, Robert Bloch

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1953
Condition
Good
Item Price
$30.00

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First edition first printing of this collection of Jack the Ripper fact and fiction articles and short stories. Collected are the following: Murder Unlimited by Alan Hynd, The Alarm Bell by Donald Henderson, The Intruder by William Sansom, The Stripper by Anthony Boucher, The Jack the Ripper Murders edited by Richard Barker, Love Story by Kay Rogers, The hands of… Read more
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Journey into Darkness

by Douglas, John and Mark Olshaker

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780684833040
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this novel that is a sequel to the first true crime novel Mindhunter which is the basis of the Netflix television show. Light edge wear. In near fine / near fine condition.
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$15.00
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Free Press Special Report Number One: JFK Murder Solved

by Flint, Larry ( ed )

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Appearance first printing
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$20.00

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First Appearance first printing of collection of articles. Collected in this magazine are the following: Secret Documents Provide New Evidence: CIA Conspired to Kill President Kennedy by Mark Lane, Connally Cronies Arrange Death Route, Fire Zone, Daley Plaza Dallas - The Firing Begins, Never Before Published Documents Proves: FBI Had Five Day Warning, The Magic Bullet, The Physical Evidence, Did… Read more
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The Super Cops: Play it to a Bust

by Greenberg, Dave

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9780801558900
Item Price
$10.00

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First edition first printing of the second novel in the Super Cops series. Light spine fading to the dustjacket. In near fine / very good condition.
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Passport to Assassination: The Never Before Told Story of Lee Harvey Oswald by the KGB Colonel Who Knew Him

by Nechiporenko, Col. Oleg Maximovich

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Scene of the Crime Books, IOBA
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition first printing
ISBN
9781559722100
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$15.00

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First edition first printing of this re account of COl. Oleg Maximovich Nechiporenko's assessment of Lee Harvey Oswald and his theory on the JFK assassination. Light edge wear. In near fine / near fine condition.
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$15.00