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Victorian Studies in Scarlet: Murders and Manners in the Age of Victoria

By: Altick, Richard D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19742


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. View more info

The Corpse Had a Familiar Face

By: Buchanan, Edna

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1112


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 View more info

Once a King Always a King

By: Sanchez, Reymundo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Chicago Review Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15787


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. View more info

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The Secret War Against Dope

By: Tully, Andrew

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 22031


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 Apri... View more info