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Victorian Studies in Scarlet: Murders and Manners in the Age of Victoria, Altick, Richard D.
1 Altick, Richard D. Victorian Studies in Scarlet: Murders and Manners in the Age of Victoria
New York W. W. Norton & Company 1970 0393086054 / 9780393086058 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Top corner slightly tapped. Publisher's price of $7.95 at the top front flap; the bottom flap is clipped. Chronicles the Victorian era's fascination with murder. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Buchanan, Edna The Corpse Had a Familiar Face
New York Random House 1987 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Very Good Signed by Author
Signed by Buchanan. Uncorrected Proof in yellow wraps with publisher's letter laid in. A near fine copy with only the faintest trace of wear. A police reporter recalls her eighteen years covering the police beat for "The Miami Herald" and describes the city, its diverse people, and its underworld. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.00 USD
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3 Rayner, Richard The Blue Suit A Memoir of Crime
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1995 0395752884 / 9780395752883 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by Rayner on the title page. The author of Los Angeles without a Map tries to come to terms with his nefarious past, as he recounts his life of crime----plundering bookshops for first editions, forging checks, and attempting to rob a local bank. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Sanchez, Reymundo Once a King Always a King
Chicago Chicago Review Press 2003 1556525052 / 9781556525056 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Fine dust jacket 
One page bound in irregularly. The author describes how hard it is to escape gang life and the lasting damage of physical, mental, and sexual abuse. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Secret War Against Dope, Tully, Andrew
5 Tully, Andrew The Secret War Against Dope
New York Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc. 1973 069810532X / 9780698105324 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed by Tully to presidential speechwriter James C. Humes and his wife, Diane. "To Jamie and Diane who have lived through it all. All best, Andy. Aug. 28, 1973." Top corners bumped. Some nicks to the extremities and creasing to the rear flap. Publisher's price of $7.95 on the front flap. An early book on the War On Drugs, back when the Customs Bureau was the front line against smugglers. Tully was one of the first American reporters to enter conquered Berlin in April 1945. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 75.00 USD
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