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1886 Professional Criminals of America

by Thomas Byrnes

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Published
1969
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Very Good
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$12.00

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New York: Chelsea House, 1969. Soiling to covers, sound unmarked copy. Jacket worn at edges, soiled. A snapshot of crime in 1880's America, written by the Chief of Detectives of the NYPD between 1880 and 1895. Large volume (400+ pgs), many photos and mugshots of handsome, friendly folks. Extra postage outside the US.. Yellow Cloth. Very Good/Good.
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Danger Detectives Working

by Prentice Winchell

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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New York: Coward McCann, 1955. Light soiling to foredge, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket quite worn, edgewear, small chips. "Field trips among real detectives on real cases".. First Edition. Tan Cloth. Very Good+/Fair.
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Boston: Suffolk County Wear to edges and corners, Vol one binding is a bit loose, text clean and unmarked. Vol. 2 has a bookplate inside the front cover, and an inscription on the flyleaf. Detailed record of court cases and punishments. Detailed and sometimes quite gruesome. Nice copies, many pages uncut.. Blue Cloth. Good+.
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$75.00
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The Crime Busters

by Angus Hall (ed)

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Published
1976
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Good+
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$9.00

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London: Verdict Press, 1976. Inscription on flyleaf; light wear, edges of covers a bit faded. Jacket shows loight wear, several closed tears. "The FBI, Scotland Yard, Interpol - the story of criminal detection". 160 pgs., hundreds of B&W photos. Oversized, extra postage outside the US.. Blue Cloth. Good+/Fair.
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Our United States Secret Service

by Irving Crump

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Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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New York: Dodd Mead, 1942. Light edgewear, bottom edges show fading (staining?), otherwise clean and unmarked. Price clipped jacket shows edgewear, light rubbing, name stamped on front flap. Numerous B&W photos.. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good/Very Good.
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An Agent in Place

by Thomas Whiteside

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$6.00

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New York: Viking, 1966. Slight lean, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light edgewear, minor rubbing. "The extraordinary case of the high Swedish officer who for 15 years betrayed the West".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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Oblivion

by Harry J. Maihafer

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$8.00

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Washington D.C.: Brassey's, 1996. Clean and unmarked. Unclipped jacket shows just a trace of edgewear. "The Mystery of West Point Cadet Richard Cox", who vanished without a trace in 1950. Illus with B&W photos.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+.
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The FBI's Most Famous Cases

by Andrew Tully

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Published
1965
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Good+
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$8.00

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New York: Morrow, 1965. Light wear/soiling to covers; surface tear inside front cover; unmarked. Jacket shows edgewear. minor soiling. surface tear to front flap from sticker removal. Top cases, including the Sinatra kidnapping, Russian spies, and the Rosenbergs. B&W photos; indexed.. White Cloth. Good+/Good.
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911 - A Tribute

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Published
2003
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
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$20.00

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Surrey, UK: TAJ Books (DS-MAX), 2003. Clean unmarked copy. Jacket shows light edgwear. Large volume of several hundred color photos of that fateful day, and it's aftermath. A detailed history of the event. Oversized, extra postage required outside the US.. Second Printing. Pictorial Cover. Near Fine/Very Good+.
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Brother Tony's Boys

by Mike Echols

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Trench Books
Published
1996
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$16.00

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Amherst, NY: Prometheus, 1996. Minimal shelfwear, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light shelfwear, creases to front and rear flaps. "The largest case of child prostitution in U.S. history - the true story.". First Edition. Black Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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The Spy Who Was Never Caught

by Ronald Seth

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Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$7.00

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New York: Hawthorn, 1967. Minor wear to covers, unmarked. Jacket shows wear at corners, light rubbing/soiling, not price clipped. "The story of a German agent's remarkable penetration of British Intelligence during WWI.". First Edition. Tan Cloth. Very Good/Good+.
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Cell 202 - Sing Sing

by Lewis E. Lawes

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Second Printing
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$75.00

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New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1935. Clean and unmarked, shows no wear. Jacket complete but worn; wear to edges and corners, a few cello tape repairs, several closed tears, not price clipped. Written by the Warden himself, this is the story of four different inmates, all of whom occupied cell 202, at different times.. Second Printing. Gray Cloth. Very Good+/Fair.… Read more
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Invisible Stripes

by Lewis E. Lawes

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Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1938. Bumps to corners, light shelfwear, clean and unmarked. Price clipped jacket is worn at edges, soiling to back, 1" chip toip of spine (titles unaffected). Signed on the flyleaf by Warden Lawes, and under his name is written "Sing Sing - December 1938".. Signed by Author. First Edition. Black Cloth. Very Good/Good.
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The Newgate Noose

by Howard Culpin

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Trench Books
Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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London: Frederick Muller, 1957. Minimal shelfwear, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows shelfwear, 1" closed tear top left front, not price clipped. True tales of "criminals of extraordinary ferocity" and "innocent men who went to the gallows by mistake". Eighteenth century Britain, where nearly "20,000 people faced capital charges every year".. First Edition. Green Cloth. Very Good/Good+.
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Pauperism and Crime in Michigan 1874 - 75

by John J. Bagley

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Published
1875
Condition
EX-LIBRARY
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$45.00

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Lansing MI: W.S. George, 1875. Complete but with a loose binding (no loose pages), wear and tear at spine ends, wear to edges. A part of the Connecticut State Library for 120 years. "Extracts From the Message of Governor John J. Bagley with Official Reports and Documents". Thirteen different reports on the laws, with untold numbers of facts and figures,… Read more
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