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Arson!

By: Barracato, John, with Peter Michelmore

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 1976

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25070

ISBN: 0393087441

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging dot taped to spine of DJ. Lower corner of DJ flap clipped, price in upper corner. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 239 pages; 25070 View more info

Missing Beauty

By: Carpenter, Teresa

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 1988

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25800

ISBN: 0393025691

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging dot taped to spine of DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 478 pages; 25800 View more info

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Cop Talk - True Detective Stories From The NYPD

By: Count, E. W.

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10389

ISBN: 067178336x

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


New York's finest detectives recall their famous and not-so-famous cases, aided by uncensored transcripts of interviews with and confessions by the 'bad guys'. If New York City detectives haven't seen it, no one has. On a daily basis, cops in the Big Apple face a staggering variety of criminal activity: murder, arson, robbery, rape, kidnapping, extortion, terrorist bombs, narcotics, shootouts...even grave robbing. Now the country's best cops share their best stories...ta... View more info

Body Snatchers: Stiffs And Other Ghoulish Delights

By: Drimmer, Frederick

Price: $29.10  $24.74

Publisher: Fawcett: 1987

Seller ID: 26214

ISBN: 0449133249

Condition: Near Fine


Mass Market PB; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 223 pages; 26214tc View more info

Forgotten News

By: Finney, Jack

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Fireside Book: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26074

ISBN: 0671506455

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 290 pages; 26074tc View more info

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The Innocent Man Murder and Injustice in a Small Town

By: Grisham, John

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Doubleday: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30492

ISBN: 0385517238

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Grisham's first non-fiction book about the Oakland A's Ron Williamson, wrongly convicted of rape and murder in Ada, Oklahoma. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 360 pages; 30492 View more info

The Cannibal The Case of Albert Fish

By: Heimer, Mel

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: NY, Lyle Stuart: 1971

Seller ID: 25627

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's name and cataloging label on spine of DJ. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 154 pages; 25627 View more info

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Goodbye, My Little Ones, The True Story Of A Murderous Mother And Five Innocent Victims

By: Hickey, Charles, and Todd Lighty, and John O'Brien

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Onyx: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 31451

ISBN: 0451406923

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Having been published in paperback, Onyx published this unfortunate situation in hardcover. A medical expert used the deaths of 5 infants to support his theory that SIDS ran in families. The district attorney Bill Fitzpapatrick set out to expose the truth. Brace yourself for a true story of motherhood, medicine, and murder you will remember every time you hear a baby crying. 8 pages of photos. Light edgewear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages; 31451 View more info

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Prince of Crime

By: Morgan, John

Price: $17.00  $14.45

Publisher: Henry Holt & Co: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30599

ISBN: 0812830504

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Murray Humphreys, a dapper, elegant, good-looking man, a "gentleman" among thugs, was one of the few gangsters of the period not of Italian origin. He invented the idea of "laundering" money. He introduced gambling into Nevada. He controlled the Hollywood film unions. He knew Joseph Kennedy when he was a rival Chicago bootlegger and became influential in national politics. Previous owner's name on ffep. 3 or 4 neat dogears. ; 202 pages; 30599 View more info

Almanac Of World Crime

By: Nash, Jay Robert

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Anchor Press / Doubleday: 1981

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26025

ISBN: 0385150032

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


A few small chips to DJ. Previous owner's cataloging dot taped to spine of DJ. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 452 pages; 26025tc View more info

Perfect Husband

By: Provost, Gary

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26024

ISBN: 0671724932

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging dot taped to spine of DJ. ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 248 pages; 26024tc View more info

Engaged To Murder

By: Schwartz-Nobel, Loretta

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, Viking: 1987

Seller ID: 26023

ISBN: 0670807273

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


A few insect footprints on fore edge. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 291 pages; 26023tc View more info

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The Dead Girl

By: Thernstrom, Melanie

Price: $17.90  $15.22

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 16258

ISBN: 0671663321

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Roberta Lee, a lovely Berkeley student of unusual promise, went running one November Sunday in 1984 with her lover, Bradley Page. He came back alone. The author of this book was Roberta's closest friend. In this stunning debut, she has written a heartbreaking tribute, both elegy and celebration, to her lost friend. In a haunting, many-layered work of striking originality, we experience the horrifying crime at its center, the agonizing search for the body, the trial and i... View more info

Written In Blood, The Trail & The Hunt

By: Wilson, Colin

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Warner Books: 1991

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 24259

ISBN: 0446361623

Condition: Very Good+


Previous owner's cataloging label neatly scotch taped to spine; otherwise as new.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 258 pages; 24259 View more info