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How Charles Bravo Died : The Chronicle Of A Cause Celebre

By: Bridges, Yseult

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, The Reprint Society: 1957

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 031829


Throws light on the baffling and poignant mystery. Clean, square hardback319 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Jigsaw Man : The Remarkable Career of Britain's Foremost Criminal Psychologist

By: Britton, Paul

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Bantam Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032874


Absorbing first-hand accounts of the man who has been at the centre of more than 100 headline-making investigations including James Bulger and Rachel Nickell. Some light sunning to page edges else a good, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 454 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Two Gentlemen to See You, Sir : The Autobiography of a Villain

By: Carasov, Victor

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034512


Absorbing story of the Glaswegian who spent much more of his life in prison than out. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 191 pages. Previous owner's details to ffep. Next post dispatch. View more info

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FBI Man

By: Cochran, Louis

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hale: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051398


Account of the every day life of an FBI agent, rich in anecdote and presenting a panoramic view of life, the people and the places he encountered in his years as an FBI man. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which has small circular mark to front cover where sticker has been removed. 189 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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My Dark Places : An L. A. Crime Memoir

By: Ellroy, James

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Century: 1996

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 053522


America's greatest crime novelist turns to non-fiction, and the mystery of his mother's murder. Bookseller stamp to ffep and light tanning to page margins else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 353 pages. Number Line : - 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2. Next post dispatch. View more info

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I Walked By Night : Being the Life & History of the King of the Norfolk Poachers

By: Haggard, Lilias Rider ( Edited By )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Nicholson & Watson: 1949

Edition: Cheap Edition

Seller ID: 059325


Delightful autobiography which will be welcomed by all lovers of English country life and those interested in unusual occupations. Some light sunning to page edges else a good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 188 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Back View

By: Morris, Sir Harold Q.C.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Peter Davies: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036002


Good ex-library with the usual markings and half-title page removed. The famour barrister recalls his life and career. Very occasional, odd blemish to margins - 244 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Damaged Baggage : The White Slave Trade & Narcotics Trafficking in the Americas

By: O'Callaghan, Sean

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale & Company: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051013


The author travels thousands of miles through Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Peru and Mexico, rubbing shoulders with white slavers, drug traffickers, pedlars and prostitutes to obtain his material, narrowly escaring assassination in Peru. Clean bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 191 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Prisoner in Baghdad

By: Parish, Daphne

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Chapmans Publishers: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062378


With Pat Lancaster and contributions from Michelle de Vries. The story of the British nurse who was arrested whilst working in a Baghdad hospital and accused of spying. Good, clean paperback - 202 pages. View more info

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Blotted 'Scutcheons - Some Society Causes Celebres

By: Wyndham, Horace

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co:

Seller ID: 055875


Some famous causes celebres including the cases of Richard Belt, William Chetwynd, Sir Charles Dilke, The Rev. Dr. Dodd, The Earl of Euton, Viscount Garmoyle, Rev. James Hackman, Captain Knatchbull, Captain Montgomery, The HOn. Mrs. Norton, Madame Rachel and George Victor Townley. Square, tight hardback with slightly faded spine. Foxing to page edges though text block is generally clean. 284 pages + index & adverts. Illustrated with 8 b/w plates. View more info