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THE DIARY OF JACK THE RIPPER

by HARRISON, Shirley

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1993
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New York: Hyperion. 1993. First US Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth & boards. 323 pp, 16 plates, maps, facsimile of the original diary. Includes the full text of the diary and the arguments for and against its authenticity. Fine in fine jacket. ; Octavo .
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THE LOCAL COURTS' & MUNICIPAL GAZETTE

by ARDAGH, W.D., Robert A. Harrison, and Henry O'Brien, editors

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1865
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Toronto: W.C. Chewett. 1865. Hardcover. Volume I, Jan. - Dec. 1865. 12 issues, complete. Half sheep and marbled boards. pp 197, (7), index. Leather rubbed at corners and inner front cover; new backstrip of cream card and paper label, inner hinges neatly repaired, offset darkening to corners of endpapers with an ink name at front,… Read more
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The Case of Valentine Shortis: A True Story of Crime and Politics in Canada

by Friedland, Martin L.

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1986
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First Edition
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9780802026064
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. 0802026060 . Orange cloth. pp xiv, 324. Photos in text, index. Fine in fine jacket. Was Shortis a bold robber in Valleyfield, Quebec, in 1895, or was he insane ? The case became politicized, and Laurier used it to become elected in 1896. ; Octavo .… Read more
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Mountie 1873-1973, A Golden Treasury of Those Early Years

by CHARTERS, Dean

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1973
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First printing
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Don Mills, Ontario: Collier-Macmillan. 1973. First printing. Softcover. The paper issue card covers. pp 253. Mostly historic photos. VG clean & unworn copy. ; Squarish quarto .
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JUVENILE OFFENDERS

by MORRISON, William Douglas, 1852-143

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1896
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London: Unwin. 1896. First printing. Hardcover. Light green cloth. pp xx, (319). Bit of tanning to spine, endpapers, and page edges, else fine no owner marks. The Rev. Morrison, who was Rector of St. Marylebone in London from 1908 to 1943, served as a Chaplain in Her Majesty's Prison Service from 1883 to 1898 and derived from… Read more
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THE TRYAL OF SIR HENRY VANE, Kt at the King's Bench, Westminster, June the 2d. and 6th, 1662...

by (VANE, Henry, Sir, 1613-62)

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1662
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London. 1662. First Edition. Hardcover. Title page continues: "Together with what he intended to have spoken the day of his sentence (June 11) for arrest of judgment, (had he not been interrupted and over-ruled by the court) and his bill of exception. With other occasional speeches, &c. Also his speech and prayer, &c. on the scaffold."… Read more
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London: Printers to the Queens most Excellent Majesty. 1710. Hardcover. Second printing (first was in 1709). 113,[15],44,[4]p "A form and method of trial of commoners, in cases of high treason" has a separate titlepage; the register is continuous - With an initial imprimatur leaf. ESTC T136808 Old calf, spine with raised bands, titling piece, gilt decoration, edges… Read more
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Saskatoon: Western Producer Prairie Books. 1987. Softcover. 0888332467 . Card covers. pp 289. VG clean and unworn copy, no owner names. Reprint of the original London, 1889, edition (scarce), adding a new Foreword to this Spetra trade paperback edition by Murray Malcolm. ; Octavo .
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CASUAL SLAUGHTERS AND ACCIDENTAL JUDGMENTS: Canadian war crimes prosecutions, 1944-1948

by BRODE, Patrick

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1997
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9780802042040
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Toronto: Osgoode Society / University of Toronto Press. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. 080204204x . Maroon cloth. pp 292. Index. Library discard: rubber stamp to top page edges, small ink annotation of title page, remains of labels on rear free endpaper, rear cover just a little bowed, else a VG clean and unworn copy. Jacket has small remains… Read more
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War Crimes. The Legacy of Nuremberg

by Cooper, Belinda, editor

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1999
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9781575000091
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New York: TV Books. 1999. First printing. Hardcover. 1575000091 . Cloth & boards. pp 350. Review copy with promotional sheets laid in. Fine in fine jacket. ; Octavo .
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New York: Shocken Books. 1977. First printing. Hardcover. Cloth & boards. pp 318, index, notes. Ink owner name, else fine. Dust jacket has a short tear, nicks, rubbing to front flap, VG otherwise.; Octavo .
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The Hypocrisy of Justice in the Belle Epoque

by Martin, Benjamin F.

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1984
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9780807124949
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Baton Rouge, LA: LSU Press. 1984. Softcover. 080712494x . Glossy card covers, pp 251, index. Ink name at front, front cover a bit curled at fore margin, else fine. Benjamin Martin examines the events of three sensational criminal cases to reveal that the willful mangling of justice that occurred in the Dreyfus trial was far from rare… Read more
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A LITTLE PATTERN OF FRENCH CRIME

by HEPPENSTALL, Rayner

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1969
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London: Hamish Hamilton. 1969. First printing. Hardcover. Blue boards, pp 177, index. Ink name at front, else fine. Jacket has large price clip, sunning to red portion of spine, else fine. ; Octavo .
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Trial of James Stewart (The Appin Murder)

by Mackay, David N., editor

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1907
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London: Sweet & Maxwell, no date (1907). 1907. Hardcover. Green cloth, top edge gilt. pp xvi, 367 + frontispiece and 6 other plates + map at rear. Spine and page edges a bit darkened; some foxing early and late; VG otherwise. Notable Scottish Trials series. ; Octavo. .
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London: Cape. 1928. First UK issue. Hardcover. Two volumes, red cloth. pp (xl), 480; (6), 481-(990), [2] + 18 plates. Spines lightly sunned; armorial bookplate at front of Vol. I; yellowing to free endpapers; small dark spots to upper fore edges of Vol. I; else a VG clean, tight and unworn pair. 2.5 kg parcel.; Octavo .… Read more
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THE DOUGLAS CAUSE

by STEUART, A. Francis, editor

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1909
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Glasgow: William Hodge. 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth, top edge gilt. pp 247, (5, ads) + 19 plates. Small tears at head of spine neatly repaired; tanning to free endpapers; mild foxing early and lated; VG otherwise. Notable Scottish Trials series.; Octavo .
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Statistics and the Law

by DeGroot, Morris H.; Stephen E. Fienberg, and Joseph B. Kadane

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1994
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9780471055389
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New York: Wiley. 1994. First paper edition. Softcover. 0471055387 . Card covers, pp 484, indexed. Fine copy, no owner marks.Describes a wide variety of applications of statistical concepts in legal settings, as well as cases in which statistical analyses were important elements. Several chapters are devoted to employment discrimination and antitrust violation, two areas of litigation… Read more
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Toronto: The Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History. 1994. Hardcover. 1550022245 . Octavo, maroon cloth. pp (xiv), 411. Photos. Corner crease to rear free endpaper, else a VG clean and unworn jacketless copy, no owner names. "Arthur Maloney was a charmingly complicated and skilled man who came out of the Ottawa Valley determined to make something… Read more
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Toronto: The Lawyers Club. 1955. First Edition. Softcover. Octavo, 12 pp stapled in blue card covers. Fine copy. Johnston was Chief Librarian for The Law Society of Upper Canada. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced. .
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TRIAL OF MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS

by STEUART, A. Francis, editor

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1923
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Toronto: Canada Law Book Company. 1923. First Canadian issue. Hardcover. Octavo, hardcover, red cloth. pp (xvi), 184, (18, ads), [2] + 7 plates. Small tear at head of spine, VG otherwise. Notable British Trials Series. Made from Hodge sheets. .
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