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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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 059304066X

Condition: Very Good


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. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0575005971

Condition: Very Good


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. Prompt 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

Condition: Very Good


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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Detour : A Hollywood Tragedy - My Life with Lana Turner, My Mother

By: Crane, Cheryl; Jahr, Cliff

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067229

ISBN: 0718130693

Condition: Near Fine


The intensely human and moving story of the pleasure and pain of growing up as a Hollywood 'star baby' who was brought to trial for the murder of her mother's lover. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 340 pages. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0712675884

Condition: Very Good


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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A Cast of Killers

By: Kirkpatrick, Sidney

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1986

Seller ID: 067452

ISBN: 0091670802

Condition: Near Fine


The extraordinary story which has all the excitement and drama of a first-class detective story and a fascinating glimpse of a society in decay. Gift quality hardback in an unclipped d/w - 230 pages including index. Prompt 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

Condition: Reading Copy


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

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The Village Policeman

By: Niall, Ian

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066830

ISBN: 0434510173

Condition: Near Fine


Based on the papers of a real life Welsh village policeman - PC Arthur Howell Williams, it tells the story of the life of the village policeman in the first four decades of the twentieth century - from catching burglars and pick-pockets in Manchester to outwitting sheep-stealers in one Welsh hill-town. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which has faded spine. 181 pages. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0709105894

Condition: Very Good


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 escaping assassination in Peru. Clean bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 191 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Complete Jack the Ripper (SIGNED COPY)

By: Rumbelow, Donald

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1988

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 067598

ISBN: 0140173951

Condition: Very Good


The former City of London Police officer, crime historian, and ex-curator of the City of London Police's Crime Museum shares his complete case-book on the theories, facts and conclusions of the Whitechapel murders. Clean, tight paperback which is SIGNED by the author to the half-title page with the inscription ''To Brian best wishes Donald Rumbleow 14 July 19?'' 310 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. 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

Condition: Good


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