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WHO KILLED LYNNE HARPER?

by Trent, Bill (with Steven Truscott)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780888901156
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$19.95

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Montreal: Optimum Publishing Company, 1979. (ix) 312 pp. Brown boards lettered in silver on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white plates. Some wear at the corners of the dustjacket; price clipped; no interior markings. The Contents are: Book One: Who Killed Lynne Harper?; Tuesday, June 9, 1959; The People React 1966 - 1975; Breakthrough?… Read more
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MAFIA ASSASSIN - The Inside Story of a Canadian Biker, Hitman and Police Informer

by Kirby, Cecil; Renner, Thomas C.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Printing
ISBN
9780458804405
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$19.95

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Toronto: Methuen and Co., 1986. (xv) 277 pp. Edge and corner wear with a faintly creased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white plates. The Contents are: Foreword; No Honour Among Thieves; Born to Violence; In Memory of John Foote; Clubhouse of Crime; Girls for Sale; Nothing Is Secret; World of the Rounders; Call Them… Read more
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GREAT TRUE SPY STORIES

by Dulles, Allen (editor) (Richard Collier; Edward P. Morgan; L. C. Moyzisch; Edward R. F. Sheehan; Don Oberdorfer; Oleg Penkovskiy; Jacques Casanova; Corey Ford; F. W. Deakin; G. R. Storry; David J. Dallin; Rebecca West; Alan Moorehead; Flora Lewis)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780890097168
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$19.95

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Secaucus, New Jersey: Castle Books, 1984. (xvii) 393 pp. Gray boards decorated in black on the spine; headband. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket; no interior markings. This collection contains: Foreword; Stealing the Plans by Richard Collier; The Spy the Nazis Missed by Edward P. Morgan; Cicero - The Case of the Ambassador's Valet by… Read more
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NEITHER SIN NOR SHAME

by Burgess, Ann Marie; Burgess, Michael (introduction by Leland E. Glover)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.95

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New York: Belmont Books, 1961. 158 pp. Belmont Book 226. Edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; very slight discolouration on the lower right of the last few pages; no other interior markings. An assortment of hookers tell their stories, the Contents are: Introduction by Leland E. Glover, author of Sex Life of… Read more
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BATTLE AT ALCATRAZ - A Desperate Attempt to Escape the Rock

by Lageson, Ernest B.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Sixth Printing
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Omaha, Nebraska: Addicus Books, 1999. (ix) 281 pp. Trade paperback format. Signed by Ernest B. Lageson on the inside of the front cover. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's writing, no interior markings. Illustrated with a map. In May 1946, six inmates of Alcatraz attemped to escape.… Read more
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FORENSIC CASEBOOK OF CRIME

by Sanders, John

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780330421065
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$7.95

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London: True Crime Library, 2000. 245 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Corpse That Cried; How Fighting James Kelly Died; Forensic Psychiatry - John Straffen; Putting the Body Together Again - John George Haigh, Professor Webster, Thomas Greenacre - Brighton Trunk Murder, Waterloo Bridge Murder, Dr… Read more
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CONSPIRACY OF 30 - Their Mis-use of Music from Aristotle to Onassis

by Edwards, Virginia Davis

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780962837203
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$69.95

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Waynesboro, Virginia: Conspiracy Press, 1994. (iv) 567 pp. Black cloth decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine; headband. Light rubbing on the corners; as issued, no dustjacket; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Not by Teddy White; Dear Pope Paul; Idi Amin; Rock Concerts in Old Athens; Ancient International Metals Cartel; 666 - Its… Read more
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LADIES WHO KILL

by Kuncl, Tom; Einstein, Paul

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9781558172494
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$7.95

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New York: Pinnacle Books, 1990. 212 pp. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; previous owner's name on the inside of the back cover; no other interior markings. The Contents are: Janice Buttrum; Rosalie Grant; Judith Ann Neelley; Priscilla Ford; Sharon Faye Young; Karla Windsor; Velma Barfield; Attina Marie Cannaday; Patricia Ann Thomas… Read more
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UNSOLVED MURDERS - When Killers Escape Justice

by Gould, Russell

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780753506325
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$7.95

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London: Virgin Publishing, 2001. (vii) 260 pp. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Elizabeth Short - The Black Dahlia; Mary Pinchot Meyer; The Bible John Murders; The Zodiac Killer; Helen Smith; Karen Silkwood; Hilda Murrell; PC Keith Blakelock; Rachel Nickell; Jonbenet Ramsey; Tupac Shakur and Biggie… Read more
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THE LAST DANCE - Murder in Canada

by Boyd, Neil

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780135238875
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$14.95

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Scarborough, Ontario: Prentice Hall Canada, 1988. (ix) 286 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine. Review copy with the publisher's label pasted in on the front endpaper. The Chapters are: Murder in Canada; Killings: Our History; Killing Family; Killing Acquaintances; Killing for Money; Killing for Sex; and Emotionally… Read more
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BRIEF TO COUNSEL

by Cecil, Henry (pen name used by Henry Cecil Leon)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Printing
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London: Michael Joseph, 1958. 185 pp. Black boards decorated in white on the spine. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket with a short closed tear on the right of the rear panel; slight darkening on the spine; price intact; no interior markings. Dj art by Edward Ardizzone. The Contents are: Foreword by the Hon.… Read more
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TRUE HISTORY OF THE KELLY GANG - Ned Kelly

by Carey, Peter

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780571209873
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$14.95

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England: Faber and Faber, 2002. 424 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: His Life Until the Age of 12; His Life Ages 12 - 15; His Life at 15 Years of Age; His Life at 16 Years of Age; His Early Contact… Read more
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THE HANGMAN IS NEVER LATE - Three Centuries of Newfoundland Justice

by Fitzgerald, Jack (foreword by Hon. Edward Roberts)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9781894294027
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$14.95

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St. John's, Newfoundland: Creative Book Publishing, 2001. (xiii) 229 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Maurice Fitzgerald. A trunk shipped C.O.D. from Toronto to Argentia turns out to contain a human body. A newspaper editor is ambushed and both his ears… Read more
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VICE SQUAD

by Williams, Robert H.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Printing
ISBN
9780523004334
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$7.95

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New York: Pinnacle Books, 1974. 308 pp. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Valley of the Dolls; Miami and Her Sisters in Sin; Dirt Storm in Utica; I'll Take Manhattan - You Get the Bronx; Mardi Gras Every Friday; and Victims and Villains; followed by… Read more
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JOURNEY INTO DARKNESS

by Douglas, John; Olshaker, Mark

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684833040
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New York: Scribner - Charles Scribner's Sons, 1997. 383 pp. Quarter-bound with black on gray boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white plates. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Subtitled: Follow the FBI's Premier Investigative Profiler as He Penetrates the Minds and Motives of… Read more
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THE INCREDIBLE MRS CHADWICK - The Most Notorious Woman of Her Age

by Crosbie, John S.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780070821941
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Toronto: McGraw Hill Ryerson, 1975. 240 pp. Personalized inscription by John S. Crosbie on the front free endpaper. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated with black and white plates. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket; aside from the author's inscription, no interior markings. Cassie Chadwick was a woman of many talents,… Read more
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THE GANGS OF NEW YORK

by Asbury, Herbert

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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Toronto: Avon Books, 1950. 217 pp. followed by a glossary of slang. Avon Book 263, although the number isn't showing. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. From the days of the murderous Five Points Gang to the more recent underworld mobs led by such men as Owney Madden and Little… Read more
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VINTAGE VICTORIAN MURDER

by Sparrow, Gerald

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780213003135
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London: Arthur Barker Limited, 1971. 160 pp. Brown boards lettered in gilt on the spine; red upper edge. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Murder and the Author; Hanged by the Neck; The Victorians; Liverpool Society; The Room Downstairs; The Physician; Murder in the Raj; The Ultimate Horror;… Read more
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FREE WITHIN PRISON WALLS

by Arienda, Roger Bomba; Roque, Marichelle

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780720804959
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$7.95

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London: Pickering and Inglis, 1982. (ix) 150 pp. Light edgewear with some creasing on the corners and an uncreased spine; store stamped. The Contents are: You're Under Arrest; From Prison to Prison; Lambast; To the Parliament of the Streets; In a Detention Camp; Blackout; Where Are Your Masses Now; From Gods to God; Visions and Revisions; His… Read more
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THE POET AND THE MURDERER - A True Story of Literary Crime and the Art of Forgery

by Worrall, Simon

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525945963
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$14.95

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New York: Dutton - Penguin Group, 2002. (xv) 270 pp. Quarter-bound in black cloth on red boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; beige endpapers; headband. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Poet and the Murderer; Emily Dickinson for Sale; A Riddle in a Locked… Read more
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