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Trooper: True Stories from a Proud Tradition

By Moran, David W. with Radford, Richard F.

Boston: Quuilan Press. VG+/Good+ (see notes). 1986. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 179pp . Mild dampstain bottom front of DJ, which has a 1/4" tear and some edgewear. Book itself is nice. Uncommon title. .

$25.00

Death in a Prairie House
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Death in a Prairie House

By Drennan, William R.

Madison: Terrace/U. of Wisconsin. Near Fine/Near Fine. 2007. 2nd ptg. hardcover. 8vo . 218pp .

$10.00

The Oxford History of the Prison
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The Oxford History of the Prison

By Morris, Norval and Rothman, David J. (eds.)

NY: Oxford U. Press. VG+/VG+. 1995. 1st US. hardcover. large 8vo . 489pp . S;light cant to spine, tad of wear to DJ. .

$15.00

Unless They Kill Me First

By Siciliano, Vincent

NY: Hawthorn. VG-/VG (see notes). 1970. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 174pp . Father's Day gift inscription, some bowing to covers. Some rubbing to DJ. Decent reading copy. .

$6.00

The Convict Lover: A True Story
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The Convict Lover: A True Story

By Symonds, Merilyn

Toronto: Macfarlane Walter and Ross. Near Fine/VG+. 1996. 1st Can. hardcover. 12mo . 350pp . Bit of shelfwear to DJ. Nice copy. .

$6.50

Desperate Men

By Horan, James D.

NY: Putnam. VG/VG-. 1949. 2nd ptg. hardcover. 12mo . 296pp . P O name and address half title. DJ has interior tape repairs, some edgewear. .

$6.00

The Incredible Ivar Kreuger

By Churchill, Allen

NY: Rinehart. VG+/VG. 1957. later ptg. hardcover. 8vo . 301pp . No printings listed, but no colophon, so not a first printing. Some edgewear to DJ. .

$12.00

Hell Holes and Hangings

By Harrison, Fred

Clarendon, TX: Clarendon Press. Near Fine/Good+ ONLY (see notes). 1968. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 170pp . 1 1/2" wide x 1/4"+ chip top rear, several 1/4-1/2", small chip top front, rubbing to DJ. "An Informal History of Western Territorial Prisons." .

$15.00

The Scalpel of Scotland Yard: The Live of Sir Bernard Spilsbury

By Browne, Douglas G. and Tullett, E. V.

NY: Dutton. VG/VG-. 1952. 2nd US ptg. hardcover. 8vo . 503pp . Top edge of book soiled, lettering on spine bright. DJ has several tears to 1/2", edgewear and light soiling. .

$12.00

Blood Will Out

By Kirn, Walter

NY: Liveright. Near Fine/VG+. 2014. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 253pp . Bit of shelfwear to DJ. The Clark Rockefeller story. .

$8.50

Easy Money
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Easy Money

By Goddard, Donald

NY: Farrar Straus Giroux. VG+/VG+. 1978. 1st. hardcover. 12mo . 366pp . Slight cant to spine. A little wear to DJ. Nice copy of this sleeper. .

$35.00

Wicked Intentions: The Sheila LaBarre Murders
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Wicked Intentions: The Sheila LaBarre Murders

By Flynn, Kevin

Far Hills, NJ: New Horizon Press. VG+/VG+. 2009. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 313pp . A carefully read copy, but not as new. .

$12.00

Judge Lynch: His First Hundred Years

By Shay, Frank

NY: Ives Washburn. VG+/VG. 1938. 1st. hardcover. 12mo . 288pp . Spine a bit cocked, but book nice overall. DJ has couple 1/4" tears, bit of edgewear and soiling. A history of lynching in the US, not limited to racial lynchings, which the author points out were actually a small part of the total over the years, though there were thousands. .

$25.00

The Match King
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The Match King

By Partnoy, Frank

Washington, DC: Publis Affairs. VG/VG+. 2009. 2nd ptg. hardcover. 8vo . 272pp . Top corners bumped. .

$6.00

I Made It Myself

By Landress, M. M. with Dobler, Bruce

NY: Grosset and Dunlap. VG+/VG-. 1973. 1st. hardcover. 12mo . 276 pp . Signed by author.3/4" folded tear top rear of DJ, some edgewear. Inscribed by "Mike the Counterfeiter" front end paper. .

$17.00

Proceedings of the Eightieth Annual Congress of Correction of the American Prison Association ... St. Louis 1950

By J. Stanley Sheppard American Prison Association

NY: American Prison Association. VG, no dj. 1950. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 302pp . Signed by author.Inscribed by Sheppard, the President of the APA, to 'Stanley, my eldest son'. Nice association copy! .

$40.00

In Constant Fear

By Remick, Peter as told to Shuman, James B.

NY: Reader's Digest Press. VG-/VG-. 1975. 1st. hardcover. 12mo . Spine cocked some, about 10 pp at front dog-eared at bottom foreedge corner. 1/2" interior tear spine of lightly worn DJ. Very scarce expose of the Walpole State Prison in Massachusetts. .

$75.00

Are Prisons Necessary?

By Wilson, Joseph G.

Phila: Dorrance. VG+/VG. 1950. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 313pp . Spine a little cocked. Bit of wear to DJ. Very decent copy of this scarce item. .

$95.00

The Fox and the Flies: The Secret Life of a Grotesque Master Criminal
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The Fox and the Flies: The Secret Life of a Grotesque Master Criminal

By Onselen, Charles Van

NY: Walker. Fine/Fine. 2007. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 646pp .

$15.00

For the Thrill of It: Leopold, Loeb, and the Murder that Shocked Chicago

By Baatz, Simon

NY: HarperCollins. VG+/Near Fine. 2008. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 541pp . Slight cant to spine, tad of shelfwear to DJ. .

$17.50

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