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SINS OF AMERICA: As "Exposed" by the Police Gazette.

by Van Every, Edward.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1931.
Condition
Good
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$15.00

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1931., 1931.. Good. - Quarto [approximately 13 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide] mauve cloth titled in pink within black rectangles on the front cover. The binding is lightly bumped and the front cover & spine are unevenly faded. xx, [1] leaf & 297 pages with the rear half of the book… Read more
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New York: Cameo Photo Studio, [1932].. [1932].. Good. - sc A 10 inch high by 8 inch wide sienna-toned black & white news photograph reproduced in the early 1930's by Cameo Photo Studio, 536 West 145th St. [New York] from an original of the baby's photograph. The photographic studio's name and address are stamped in red on the verso. The… Read more
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FINGER PRINTS: SECRET SERVICE: CRIME DETECTION

by Cooke, T.G

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1936).
Condition
Very good
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$10.00

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Chicago: Finger Print Publishing Association, (1936).. (1936).. Very good. - Octavo, light blue cloth printed in black. The covers are lightly bumped. 80 pages, with profuse illustrations. There is a previous owner's elaborate signature on the front endpaper. Very good. <p>Eleventh edition. History and method of finger printing, as well as several true crime stories resolved through the use of… Read more
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DICTIONARY OF ROGUES

by Hunt, William R

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1970).
Condition
Fine
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$15.00

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NY: Philosophical Library, (1970).. (1970).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth, in dw. The dw is lightly soiled. 140 pp. B&W textual illustrations. Near fine in a very good dw.
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Berlin: Rudolf Mosse Buchverlag, 1928.. 1928.. Good. - Octavo, yellow & tan cloth titled in red & tan. The covers are bumped & soiled with a small area of staining to the rear cover. The spine is slightly faded. The endpapers are darkened & the rear hinge is just starting. The book is cracked at the title & there is… Read more
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$35.00
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THE DEVIL'S EMISSARIES

by Quimby, Myron J

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1969).
Condition
Fine
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$15.00

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South Brunswick and New York: A.S. Barnes and Company / London: Thomas Yoseloff Ltd., (1969).. (1969).. Fine. - Octavo, gray boards titled in black on the spine in a pictorial dust wrapper. The dust jacket is slightly soiled with 1 tiny tear to the bottom edge. 303 pages, illustrated with photographs. Near fine in a very good dw. <p>Bootleggers and… Read more
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THE DECEIVERS: Lives of the Great Impostors

by Larsen, Egon

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1966).
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$20.00

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London: John Baker, (1966).. (1966).. Very good. - Octavo, brown cloth titled in silver on spine, in orange dw. The covers are lightly bumped.The dw is lightly chipped & soiled. 240 pp. Illustrated in B&W. Very good in a good dw. <p>First edition.<p>A rogues' gallery of successful impostors who plied their trade over the last 200 years.
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