Category: true crime


Showing 1-15 of 15

ASSIGNMENT IN MARSEILLES. The Sensational Case Histories of a French Judge

By: Batigne, Jacques

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Hart Publishing Co. Inc., (c.1974),: 1974

Seller ID: 11368

ISBN: 0805511059

Condition: near Fine

Pages 273, octavo, hardcover. Book is in near Fine condition; dust jacket rubbed, wear at head of spine, Fair. 102504A ISBN: 08055-1105-9 View more info

HAND OF DEATH. The Henry Lee Lucas Story.

By: Call, Max.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lafayette, Louisiana, Prescott Press Inc.: (1985)

Seller ID: 000016741

ISBN: 0933451008

Condition: near Fine

Octavo, red cloth covers, 187 pages. Former owner name and date on front free endpaper. Book is in near Fine condition; dust jacket has some chipping at edges, and a couple of closed tears, Good +. Henry Lee Lucas was a self-confessed serial killer convicted of murdering 11 people, and confessed to many other murders. 092005A View more info


By: Clouser, John William, also known as the Florida Fox, with Dave Fisher

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Stein and Day, (1975),: 1975

Edition: First

Seller ID: 11796

ISBN: 0812817710

Condition: Very good

191 pages, octavo. Includes black and white photo repros. Book and dust jacket are in Very Good. condition. 120506A ISBN: 0-8128-1771-0 View more info

TRIUMPHS OF DETECTION. A Book About Detectives.

By: Dilnot, George.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London / Boston, and New York, Geoffrey Bles / Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1929

Seller ID: 000016039

Condition: Very good

Octavo, green cloth covers, vii [2] 277 pages. Includes black and white illustrations, index. Small tear at head of spine, spine titles faded, else Very Good. 121809A View more info


By: Dudding, Earl Ellicott. Edited by William Winfred Smith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Huntington, West Virginia, Prisoner's Relief Society.: 1932

Seller ID: 12150

Condition: Good

viii + 342 pages, octavo. Illustrated from photographs and etchings. Black cloth covers have some spotting. Old price on front paste-down endpaper is blacked out, Good condition. 041407A View more info

MODERN CRIME: Its Prevention and Punishment. The Annals, Volume CXXV, May 1926.

By: King, Clyde L., Editor,

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The American Academy of Political and Social Science: 1926

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000015205

Condition: Good +

Octavo, maroon cloth covers, vii [1] 286 pages. Light wear at cover edges; some spotting on covers. Text clean and tight. Articles on law, crime prevention, citizenship, by various authors, including: The Profession of Bootlegging; Irregular Practices in Building and Loan Associations, The Fight on Stock Swindles; The Use of Mail for Fraudulent Purposes; Mechanical Aids to Crime; Some Aspects of Juvenile Delinquency; Politics and Crime; A Plan To Relieve the Congestion i... View more info

WE ARE YOUR SONS. The Legacy of Ethel and Julius Rosenberg. Written by their children

By: Meeropol, Robert and Michael

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co., 1975,: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9800

ISBN: 0395205522

Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co., 1975,, 1975. 1st Edition. Hardcover. first printing. Pages 419,octavo, hardcover, first printing. Former owner embossing stamp on title page; former owner bookplate on front endpaper; a little browning on rear endpapers, else Very Good. Dust jacket has a little wear at edges, near Very Good. 092103A ISBN: 0-395-20552-2 View more info


By: Melville, Lewis. edited by.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada Law Book Co. Ltd: 1927

Seller ID: 000017801

Condition: Good

Octavo, (approx. 5 1/2" by 8 1/2") 328 pages, red cloth covers, spine faded with some spotting. Black and white illustrations. Some foxing on first and last pages. Text clean, hinges tight. Part of the Notable Trials series. 121809A View more info


By: Milligan, Maurice

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1948

Seller ID: 9042

Condition: near Very Good

Pages xiv + 281, 8vo, hardcover, later printing. Title page has an erasure of underlining of title, else is in Very Good condition. Dust jacket has closed tears, some soil on rear panel, Good plus. Originally titled : The Missouri Waltz. 073102A View more info


By: Mosby, Thomas Speed.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: St. Louis, C. V. Mosby Co.: 1913

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000017141

Condition: Very Good

Octavo, purple cloth covers, x + 354 pages. Includes black and white illustrations. Former owner name on front paste-down endpaper. Spine a bit tanned, with a little wear at head of spine. The author was a member of the American Bar, former Pardon Attorney of the state of Missouri; member of American Institute of Criminal Law and Criminology. Author of "Capital Punishment" , "Youthful Criminals", Alcoholism and Crime", and "Mothers of Bad Boys.... View more info


By: Napley, Sir David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: (1987)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 12002

Condition: Fine

viii + 149 pages, octavo. Part of the series: Great Murder Trials of the Twentieth Century. Black and white frontis. illustrations. Book and dust jacket are in Fine condition, F/F. 020207A View more info

JUDGMENT AT GALLATIN. The Trial of Frank James.

By: Petrone, Gerard S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lubbock, Texas Tech University Press: (1998)

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000017551

ISBN: 0896723984

Condition: near Fine

Introduction by Richard Maxwell Brown. Large octavo, xviii + 222 pages. Includes black and white illustrations, many of which are photo reproductions. Also includes bibliography and note references. A bit bumped at foot of spine, else Fine. 092715B View more info


By: Ressler, Robert K., and Tom Shachtman

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: (1997)

Edition: First edition, as stated

Seller ID: 000014087

ISBN: 0312155522

Condition: Fine

A Report From the Abyss. By the Ex-FBI Agent Who Is the World's Most Famous Explorer of the Serial Murderer's Mind Including a shockingly frank conversation with cannibal killer Jeffrey Dahmer." Octavo, 223 pages. Includes black and white illustrations, index. Book and dust jacket are in Fine condition. 070400A View more info

RED HELL. The Life Story of John Goode, Criminal

By: Roberts, Thelma

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Rae D. Hinkle, Publisher: (1934)

Seller ID: 9575

Condition: Very good

Pages 320, octavo. Black cloth covers with red titles and design. Covers have light wear, still Very Good. Without a dust jacket., but with a clear mylar protector. 041203A View more info

TREASON. The Story of Disloyalty and Betrayal in American History.

By: Weyl, Nathaniel.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Public Affairs Press: (1950)

Seller ID: 000015541

Condition: Fine

Octavo, brown cloth cover, x + 491 pages. Book is in Fine condition; dust jacket has some rubbing. "Here for the first time is a swiftly moving and yet authoritative history of the cabals, conspiracies, and subversive activities which have been directed against the heart of American democracy." - from the dust jacket. 041506A View more info