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The Fabric of Guilt, Block, Eugene B.
1 Block, Eugene B. The Fabric of Guilt
New York Curtis Books 1968 First Printing Mass Market Paperback Good+ 


Minor edgewear, edge trace where paper adhered to front wrap. A tight, clean copy.

Murder, Sexual Assault, Kidnapping, Robberies - "Chilling crimes beyond belief - and their even more extraordinary solutions . . . true-life accounts by a master reporter."; 6" - 7" Tall
006289 
Price: 6.50 USD

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The Maul and the Pear Tree, James, P. D.; Critchley, T. A.
2 James, P. D.; Critchley, T. A. The Maul and the Pear Tree
New York, NY Warner Books, Incorporated 1996 0445405627 / 9780445405622 Tenth Printing Mass Market Paperback Near Fine 


Slight edge wear, two small spots on front cover. A clean, tight copy.

"During a dark night in December 1811, in London's East End, a tradesman, his young wife, sleeping baby, and a shop boy were battered to death in their home. Days later, a pub owner, his wife, and a servant were similarly killed. No motive was found." James and police historian Critchley recreate this infamous crime, scouring old records and proving the wrong man was arrested. Then they name the killer who went free."; 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall
001680 
Price: 4.75 USD

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The Maul and the Pear Tree, James, P. D.; Critchley, T. A.
3 James, P. D.; Critchley, T. A. The Maul and the Pear Tree
New York Mysterious Press 1986 089296152X / 9780892961528 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 


234 pp, bibliography, list of persons involved, b/w illustrations and reproductions, endpapers have map of the Ratcliffe Highway area. Blue cloth spine over orange boards. Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, slight edge wear, binding fairly tight. Jacket has slight edge wear, some rubbing, spine slightly sunned. An attractive copy.

"During a dark night in December 1811, in London's East End, a tradesman, his young wife, sleeping baby, and a shop boy were battered to death in their home. Days later, a pub owner, his wife, and a servant were similarly killed. No motive was found." James and police historian Critchley recreate this infamous crime, scouring old records and proving the wrong man was arrested. Then they name the killer who went free."; 7" - 9" Tall
005422 
Price: 10.50 USD

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The Maul and the Pear Tree, James, P. D.; Critchley, T. A.
4 James, P. D.; Critchley, T. A. The Maul and the Pear Tree
New York Mysterious Press 1996 0445405627 / 9780445405622 Mass Market Paperback Good 
Illustrated by Bascove [cover]

Spine slightly slanted, cover creased and scuffed a bit with 1/2" tear, corners bumped. Text is clean and unmarked.

"During a dark night in December 1811, in London's East End, a tradesman, his young wife, sleeping baby, and a shop boy were battered to death in their home. Days later, a pub owner, his wife, and a servant were similarly killed. No motive was found." James and police historian Critchley recreate this infamous crime, scouring old records and proving the wrong man was arrested. Then they name the killer who went free."; 6" - 7" Tall
005777 
Price: 3.95 USD

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Lament for the Molly Maguires, Lewis, Arthur H.
5 Lewis, Arthur H. Lament for the Molly Maguires
New York Pocket Books 1969 Mass Market Paperback Good 


Cover creased, some edgewear and bumping. Text is starting to yellow, but clean and unmarked.

"A century ago, terror stalked the coal fields of eastern Pennsylvania. Men were gunned down on the open road and even in their own parlors. In one county alone, there were 142 unsolved murders in thirteen years. The ruthless group of Irish immigrants who tyrannized so many thousnads called themselves the Molly Maguires. The man who infiltrated and finally broke their secret order was a tough little Pinkerton detective named James McParlan. Here, vividly retold, is the story of the Mollies' bloody reign - a reign that was brought to an end by a wholesale execution."; 6" - 7" Tall
005753 
Price: 10.00 USD

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The Valachi Papers, Maas, Peter
6 Maas, Peter The Valachi Papers
New York Bantam Books 1969 Mass Market Paperback Very Good 


Spine is somewhat scuffed. Normal shelf wear, Slightly cocked.

"If Joe Valachi were released from prison today, he would be dead in 24 hours . . . and the Cosa Nostra would pay his killer $100,000!
Joe Valachi was one of the Mafia's most loyal soldiers. For more than thirty years he survived in an organization where failure means death. His career encompassed burglary, slot machines, shylocking, numbers, narcotics and, according to Justice Department estimates, 33 murders!"; 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall
000502 
Price: 3.95 USD

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Death at the Priory: Love, Sex and Murder in Victorian England, Ruddick, James
7 Ruddick, James Death at the Priory: Love, Sex and Murder in Victorian England
New York Grove Press 2003 0802139744 / 9780802139740 Trade Paperback Good 


209 pp, index, chapter notes, references. Corners bumped including some pages, covers bowed out, pp. 149-159 are wavy from having gotten wet. Text is clean and unmarked throughout.

"In 1875 the beautiful widow Florence Ricardo married the handsome and successful young attorney Charles Bravo. One night he suddenly collapsed, and three days later he died an agonizing death. His doctors immediately determined that he had been poisoned. Despite the efforts of numerous historians, criminologists, and other writers since (including Agatha Christie) no murderer ultimately could be determined. Now James Ruddick retells this gripping story of love, greed, brutality, and betrayal among the elite."; 7" - 9" Tall
005144 
Price: 7.95 USD

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