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Image for Infamous Manhattan: A Colorful Walking Tour of New York's Most Notorious Crime Sites

Infamous Manhattan: A Colorful Walking Tour of New York's Most Notorious Crime Sites

By: Roth, Andrew

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Citadel Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2272375

ISBN: 0806517018

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Light edge wear. 1996 Trade Paperback. Mr. Roth is a compelling storyteller who dusts off the famous and forgotten news stories and brings them back to life. Mob assassinations, famous holdups, disasters, and much more! View more info

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Trial of Deacon [William] Brodie (Notable British Trials Series)

By: Roughead, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell, Limited / William Hodge and Company: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2290612

Condition: Good


First edition. Spine slightly faded with minimal loss from head, front and end matter foxed. 1906 Hard Cover. 354 pp. 8vo. An account of the trial of Deacon William Brodie, a well-respected member of society by day, and the leader of a gang of burglars by night. Brodie’s last crime and ultimate downfall was an armed raid on His Majesty’s Excise Office in Chessel’s Court, on the Canongate. Although Brodie had planned the burglary himself, things went disastrously wrong. Ainslie and Brown were caught and turned King’s Evidence on the rest of the gang. Brodie escaped to the Netherlands, b... View more info

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Green River, Running Red: The Real Story of the Green River Killer--America's Deadliest Serial Murderer

By: Rule, Ann

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Free Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2296414

ISBN: 0743238516

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Pages very faintly toned. 2004 Hard Cover. ix, 436 pp. Traces the serial murders of the notorious Green River Killer, profiling Gary Ridgway as a happily married man who worked for the same company for thirty years, the case's approximate 40,000 suspects, the killer's disturbing capacity for luring and hiding his victims, and the DNA breakthroughs that established his link to the killings. View more info

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Jack the Ripper: The Inquest of the Final Victim Mary Kelly

By: Smithkey, John, III; Evans, Stewart P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Key Publications: 1998

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2296573

ISBN: 0966241916

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by author without inscription. Minor shelf wear. 1998 Large Softcover. x, 118 pp. During the morning of November 9, 1888 Mary Jane Kelly was brutally murdered in her small one room dwelling by a killer who history has recorded as the most famous murderer of all time...Jack the Ripper! This book contains the actual facsimile of both, the witness testimonies of the coroner's inquest and witness statements taken on that dreadful November morning. This book explores the following mysteries: Was it Mary Kelly who screamed murder! during the early morning hours of November 9, 1888? Were the r... View more info

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The Complete History of Jack the Ripper

By: Sugden, Philip

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Carroll & Graf Publishers: 2002

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2284758

ISBN: 0786709324

Condition: Near Fine


Pages faintly toned. 2002 Trade Paperback. xxviii, 532 pp. Adding more new material for his Complete History of Jack the Ripper, crime writer and historian Philip Sugden already has painstakingly uncovered much new and hitherto neglected material, including a new Ripper sighting, a possible earlier assault, and a potential American connection. As noted Ripperologist Dan Farson observes, This is indeed the ‘definitive account', for armchair sleuths of the White Chapel Horrors and all true crime aficionados. A meticulous and reasoned profile for readers and future detectives.—Kirkus Reviews ... View more info

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Goodbye Lizzie Borden

By: Sullivan, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Stephen Greene Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293886

ISBN: 0828902038

Condition: Good


First edition. Former library copy, usual marks. Lightly foxed, jacket price clipped. 1974 Hard Cover. viii, 245, [1] pp. 8vo. Residing in Fall River, Massachusetts, makes you curious as to whether the house is haunted. If that is true, what kind of recount would the walls tell? No one knows for sure what happened that hot morning of August 4, 1892 in the home of Andrew and Abbie Borden, with the exception of those who were there, but no is alive from that time in history, to tell us. The city of Fall River was divided in half, supporting Lizzie's innocence and those who firmly believed in her... View more info

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Beautiful Lies: A Novel (Ridley Jones)

By: Unger, Lisa

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard: 2006

Seller ID: 2202103

ISBN: 0307388999

Condition: Very Good


Spine creased. 2006 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 444 pp. Excerpt from Black Out follows text. What if your family was a lie? What if your name was a lie? What if your whole life was just a pack of Beautiful Lies? If Ridley Jones had slept ten minutes later or had taken the subway instead of waiting for a cab, she would still be living the lie she used to call her perfect life. Instead, she's in the wrong place at the right time to unleash a chain of events that begins with a mysterious package on her doorstep. A package that informs her that her entire w... View more info

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Ya-Yas in Bloom: A Novel

By: Wells, Rebecca

Price: $10.00

Publisher: HarperCollinsPublishers: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201021

ISBN: 0060195347

Condition: Very Good


First edition. A few faint smudges to page ridges. Jacket lightly toned. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 258 pp. For readers everywhere who are ga-ga for the Ya-Yas and clamoring for more and for those who are lucky enough to be discovering the Ya-Yas for the first time, comes a new book about the incomparable Sisterhood, bursting with life and funnier than ever.... An emotionally charged addition to Rebecca Wells' award-winning bestseller Little Altars Everywhere and #1 New York Times bestseller Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, YA-YAS IN BLOOM revea... View more info

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Forty Years of Scotland Yard: The Record of a Lifetime's Service in the Criminal Investigation Department

By: Wensley, Frederick Porter; Dilnot, George (Introduction)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City Publishing Co., Inc.: 1931

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2291949

Condition: Good


No jacket. Minor loss to spine head, spine rear, and bottom corner of rear board. Edges rubbed, two one-inch by one-inch surface tears on front free endpaper. 1931 Hard Cover. xvii, 312 pp. I tell in this book of some of the experiences of forty years. Since I have kept no diaries, and consulted no records save those accessible to the general public, these memories and reflections must be regarded as a personal narrative. There are limits of discretion and taste beyond which it is neither necessary nor desirable to step. I am acutely conscious, also, that I have omitted the names of many of th... View more info

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The Trial of Bruno Richard Hauptmann: Edited with a History of the Case [Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping]

By: Whipple, Sidney B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2123456

Condition: Good


First edition. Hinges starting, split down fold of front jacket flap, jacket spine faded Good. 1937 Hard Cover. vii, 565 pp. 8vo. An account of the trial of the man accused of kidnapping the baby of Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh. View more info

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Tales of Liverpool: Murder, Mayhem and Mystery (Liverpool Dossier Series)

By: Whittington-Egan, Richard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: The Gallery Press: 1987

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2295275

ISBN: 0900389109

Condition: Fine


Second printing. A fine copy. 1987 Soft Cover. 64 pp. CONTENTS: When Spring-heeled Jack Visited Everton; Cylinder of Death; The Hope Street Cellar of Horrors; Killings that Changed a Street Name; The Twitching-face Slayer; The Gentle Chinaman; The Barbarous Sea-captain; The Borgia Sisters of the Liverpool Slums; Who was Hannah Brade?; Corpse in the Parlour; Motif in Fly-papers; How Death Came to Florence Maybrick; The Archer-Shee Case. View more info

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Lizzie Borden: A Case Book of Family and Crime in the 1890s [Casebook]

By: Williams, Joyce G.; Smithburn, J. Eric; Peterson, M. Jeanne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: T.I.S. Publications: 1980

Seller ID: 2293883

ISBN: 0899173020

Condition: Near Fine


Spine slightly faded. 1980 Trade Paperback. viii, 272 pp. A compilation of newspaper reports, law enforcement interview notes, letters, and other historical background and documents related to the trial of Lizzie Borden. View more info