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PRESS PHOTOGRAPH OF THE LINDBERGH BABY, DISTRIBUTED AT THE TIME OF THE LINDBERGH BABY KIDNAPPING

By: (Lindbergh, Charles)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Cameo Photo Studio, [1932].: [1932].

Seller ID: 25323


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 photograph is soiled and creased with a couple of red crayon stains. Good. Photographs of Lindbergh's baby were reproduced and distri... View more info

THE FAMILY: The Story of Charles Manson's Dune Buggy Attack Battalion.

By: (Manson, Charles). Sanders, Ed.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York: E. P. Dutton and Co., Inc., 1971.: 1971.

Seller ID: 34015


New York: E. P. Dutton and Co., Inc., 1971.. 1971.. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed with the head of the spine slightly creased. The tail of the dust jacket's spine is creased & chipped. [1] leaf & 412 pages. Illustrated with 3 pages of black- and-white maps. The page edges are darkened. Good. First edition, first state with Chapter 5, "The Process", included and with a disclaimer tipped in.The Process--Church of the F... View more info

FINGER PRINTS: SECRET SERVICE: CRIME DETECTION

By: Cooke, T.G

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chicago: Finger Print Publishing Association, (1936).: (1936).

Seller ID: 12647


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. Eleventh edition. History and method of finger printing, as well as several true crime stories resolved through the use of finger printing. View more info

DICTIONARY OF ROGUES

By: Hunt, William R

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY: Philosophical Library, (1970).: (1970).

Seller ID: 5981


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. Dust jacket present. View more info

THE DECEIVERS: Lives of the Great Impostors

By: Larsen, Egon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London: John Baker, (1966).: (1966).

Seller ID: 1367


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. First edition.A rogues' gallery of successful impostors who plied their trade over the last 200 years. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

PUBLIKUM UND VERBRECHEN: Praktische Ratschlage fur den Selbstschutz. Mit einem Vorwort von Dr. Weiss, Polizeivizeprasident von Berlin

By: Nelken, S

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Berlin: Rudolf Mosse Buchverlag, 1928.: 1928.

Seller ID: 3709


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 a small piece out of the half-title. Black-and-white illustrations. Good. Advice on how members of the public can protect themselves from crime. The text ... View more info

THE DEVIL'S EMISSARIES

By: Quimby, Myron J

Price: $15.00

Publisher: South Brunswick and New York: A.S. Barnes and Company / London: Thomas Yoseloff Ltd., (1969).: (1969).

Seller ID: 5305


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. Bootleggers and racketeers. Ma Barker, Pretty Boy Floyd, Bonnie & Clyde, Alvin Karpis, John Dillinger, etc., etc., etc. Dust jacket present. View more info