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LONDON AFTER DARK
Written by Robert Fabian.
Stock no. 1820992
Published by The Naldrett Press. 1955. Almost very good condition.

An intimate record of night life in London, and a selection of crime stories from the case book of ex-superintendent Robert Fabian. Blue cloth. B/w photos. Reprint. Boards browned. Top & tail of spine rubbed. Grubby marks to boards. Front board slightly bowed. Name & date in ink to top corner of front endpaper. Text block browned.

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THE CRIMINAL PRISONS OF LONDON AND SCENES OF PRISON LIFE
Written by Henry Mayhew; John Binny.
Stock no. 1820961
Published by Frank Cass & Co. Ltd.. 1971. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The courts and institutions of legal London. An important contribution to our understanding of Victorian attitudes to crime and punishment. Green cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 634 pages ISBN: 0714614114. Ex-lib with usual markings and labels. Price-cut black pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed and scuffed.

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CRIME IN WARTIME: A SOCIAL HISTORY OF CRIME IN WORLD WAR II
Written by Edward Smithies.
Stock no. 2134221
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0043640206. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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LIFE IN LONDON'S GREAT PRISONS
Written by T. Whyte Mountain.
Stock no. 1820467
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition.

A full account of life in London's prisons for men. Red cloth boards, title to spine. 2 b/w plates. Covers stained, corners bumped, title to spine dull. Text block browned, top edge of text block has a large black mark. B/w frontis detached.

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FOUL DEEDS & SUSPICIOUS DEATHS AROUND NEWPORT
Written by Terry Underwood.
Stock no. 2133086
Published by Wharncliffe Books. 1st 2005. Nearly fine condition.

Gripping accounts of the dark side of Newport's history. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. 176 pages including index. ISBN: 9781903425596.

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FOUL DEEDS & SUSPICIOUS DEATHS AROUND NEWPORT
Written by Terry Underwood.
Stock no. 2132887
Published by Wharncliffe Books. 2008. Very good condition.

Gripping accounts of the dark side of Newport's history. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. 176 pages including index. ISBN: 9781903425596. A few margin marks.

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FOUL DEEDS & SUSPICIOUS DEATHS AROUND NEWPORT
Written by Terry Underwood.
Stock no. 1819178
Published by Wharncliffe Books. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

Gripping accounts of the dark side of Newport's history. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. 176 pages including index. ISBN: 9781903425596.

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HITLER'S HITMEN
Written by Guido Knopp; Angus McGeoch.
Stock no. 2132640
Published by Sutton Publishing. 1st thus 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Ribbentrop, Bormann, Schirach, Freisler, Eichmann, Mengele. ISBN: 0750926023. A few light marks to covers. Bumping to corners. Foxing/browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some grubby marks.

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FURIOUS HOURS
Written by Casey Cep.
Stock no. 2132319
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 2019. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Murder, Fraud and the Last Trial of Harper Lee. The stunning story of an Alabama serial killer. Brown boards, red title to spine. B/w photos. 314 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781785150739. Wrapper just very slightly rubbed at edges.

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MIDNIGHT IN PEKING
Written by Paul French.
Stock no. 1819059
Published by Penguin Books. 1st thus 2012. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

How the Murder of a Young Englishwoman Haunted the Last Days of Old China. Revised Edition. Black boards, red foil title to spine and vignette to front. B/w & colour photos. ISBN: 9780143121008. SIGNED and dated by the author to title page (no dedication). Spine slightly cocked.

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STALIN'S NEMESIS: THE EXILE AND MURDER OF LEON TROTSKY
Written by Bertrand M. Patenaude.
Stock no. 1318387
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 2009. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of one of the twentieth century's most notorious political murders: the assassination of Leon Trotsky. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780571228751. Minimal bumping to spine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed, tiny piece torn from top corner of rear panel.

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STALIN'S NEMESIS: THE EXILE AND MURDER OF LEON TROTSKY
Written by Bertrand M. Patenaude.
Stock no. 1818240
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The story of one of the twentieth century's most notorious political murders: the assassination of Leon Trotsky. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780571228751.

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