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Records of the Particular Court of Connecticut 1639-1663 (Collections Volume 22)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hartford, Connecticut, Connecticut Historical Society; Society of Colonial Wars in the State of connecticut: 1928

Seller ID: 20219GNC


Very handsome book in excellent condition. Dark burgundy boards pristine with crisp gilt to spine and a nice beveled edge to boards. Fitted with a crisp plain brown dustjacket which may, or may not, be original. Pages printed on heavy paper and have not been opened. A fairly scarce book which offers a wealth of information about the Puritan courts and law from 1639-1663 from actual cases, including civil and criminal cases, and probate actions. The Particular Court ceas... View more info

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The First Detectives and the Early Career of Richard Mayne Commissioner of Police

By: Cobb, Belton

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24715


Pristine red boards show no bumps or wear and pages and page edges are very clean. Paper is crisp on dustjacket and there are no tears or chips. Has not been prcie-clipped and looks most handsome in brand new mylar. No names or writing. An intriguring look at the eight men who comprised the Detective Department of a metropolitan British police force which was established in 1842. The author dug up facts and stories about seven of them and their work. 214 pages. Indexed. View more info

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The Thompson Submachine Gun

By: Cox, Roger A.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Athens, Georgia, Law Enforcement Ordnance Company: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28025


Book itself is crisp and clean with no bumps to boards and no names or writing. The only fault is some light toning to endpapers front and back. The dustjacket is also very clean and has only one small tear to bottom edge of back cover. There is also a crease along the back lower edge and some wrinkling, also at back. (See photo). Over all, looks most attractive in brand new mylar cover. Book measures 9" x 11-1/4" -- pages are not numbered. Book is illsutrated through... View more info

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Conyers, Dill & Pearman: A History

By: Crombie, Roger

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bermuda, The Walsingham Press: 1998

Seller ID: 27437TB


Crisp and clean as new with no defect of note. Dustjacket is protected by brand new mylar cover. Book also has an extra leaflet laid-in offering a concise history of the company from 1928 to 1998. Book was published to honor the 70th anniversary of the the law firm Conyers Dill and Pearman. Illustrated with color photographs printed on quality coated paper and has an overall count of 345 pages View more info

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Selected Essays on the Conflict of Laws

By: Currie, Brainerd

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Durham, North Carolina, Duke University: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25914


Book itself is crisp and clean with no bumps to boards, bright gilt to spine and very clean pages and page edges. Only fault is former owner's name at top corner of front free endpaper. Dustjacket is likewise clean and has not been price-clipped. Only fault is a small bit of wear to upper fornt corner and a a tiny bit to upper edge of spine. Overall, quite handsome. The author suggests that "any system of chocie-of-law rules is doomed to failure." 761 pages including ind... View more info

The Roentgenologist In Court

By: Donaldson, Samuel Wright

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Springfield, Illinois, Charles C. Thomas, Publisher: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19954


Book itself is excellent -- pristine brown boards with red, black and gold title box to spine. Inscribed on front free endpaper to Ravenna, Ohio Judge The Honorable Albert Camis from another judge, the Hikniorable D.B.H. Nichols. Pages priitine and only lightly toned. Light tan colored jacket has darkened at edges and at spine and shows a few small edge tears, but looks most handsome in brand new mylar cover.Explores medical jurisprudence from the vantage point of ever ... View more info

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Decision (SIGNED First Edition Society, Allen Drury))

By: Drury, Allen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, Franklin Library: 1983

Seller ID: 27585


Beautiful leather bound book, lavshly decorated with gilt to boards and spine, plus four raised bands to spine, gilded page edges on all three sides, and a bound-in green ribbon bookmark. Drury won the Pulitzer for Advice and Consent earlier and was back in 1983 with this new novel whih also probed the subject of criminal justice. 486 pristine pages. View more info

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The Galileo Affair; A Documentary History

By: Finocchiaro, Maurice A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Notable Trials Library: 1991

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 19253


Beautiful book privately printed for members of the Notable Trials Library. Black boards with leather spine, highly decorated at face and spine in bright 22 carat gold. Raised bands to spine and bright gilt edges on all sides of pages. Brown satin marker unused. Paisley endpapers. Clearly never read. A facsimile of the first edition. 382 pages. Other books from the Notable Trial Library available. View more info

Trial of William Joyce

By: Hall, J. W. (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Notable Trials Library: 1994

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 19255


Beautiful book in superb condition, privately printed for members of the Notable Trials Library. Brown boards with leather spine, decorated at face and spine in bright 22 carat gold. Raised bands to spine and bright gilt edges on all sides of pages. Unused brown satin marker. Paisley endpapers. 312 pages. Indexed. An account of the British trial and execution of Nazi propangandist William Joyce after WWII. Other books from the Notable Trial Library available. View more info

No Lamb for Slaughter

By: Lamb, Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 20287HNC


Book itself is very clean and nice with author's signature and inscription to front free endpaper reading thus, "To Margaret Bylund, With warm personal regards Edward (Ted) Lamb, Toledo, Ohio 1963." Jacket has not been price-clipped, but shows light foxing to white area at back, a small tear at upper back next to spine and small isolated dots of wear to black portion at front. Looks very handsome in brand new mylar cover. Tells the story of the author's involvem... View more info

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Order in the Court; The Courts and the Practice of Law in Akron, Ohio 1787-1945

By: Paschen, Stephen H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio, Akron Bar Association Foundation: 1997

Seller ID: 24171A-TB


Crisp, beautiful book -- pristine inside and out. No names or writing. Measures 9"x11-1/4" and jacket is protected by brand new mylar cover. A researched history augmented by numerous hoistoric photographs and maps. 124 pages. Indexed. View more info

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The President Shall Nominate: How Congress Trumps Executive Power

By: Sollenberger, Michael A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lawrence, Kansas, University Press of Kansas: 2008

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27406TB


Crisp, clean, beautiful book with no names or writing, no tears or chips, and jacket protected by brand new mylar. Pristine inside and out with just one very small wrinkle to bottom of spine. 312 pages including index. View more info

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The Oppenheimer Case; The Trial of a Security System

By: Vurtis, Charles P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Notable Trials Library: 1994

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 19256


Beautiful book in superb condition, privately printed for members of the Notable Trials Library. Black boards with leather spine, decorated at face and spine in bright 22 carat gold. Raised bands to spine and bright gilt edges on all sides of pages. Unused Wedgewood blue satin marker. Paisley endpapers. 281pages. Indexed. An account of the trial of Dr. Robert Oppenheimer, accused of Communist ties which were thought to compromise his work with the Atomic Energy Commissi... View more info

Teapot Dome

By: Werner, M.R.; Starr, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Notable Trials Library: 1993

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 19254


Beautiful book in superb condition, privately printed for members of the Notable Trials Library. Burgundy boards with leather spine, decorated at face and spine in bright 22 carat gold. Raised bands to spine and bright gilt edges on all sides of pages. Burgundy satin marker. Paisley endpapers. 306 pages. Indexed. An account of the 1920's American political scandal. Other books from the Notable Trial Library available. View more info

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Forensic Toxicology for the Law Enforcement Officer

By: Wilber, Charles Grady

Price: $150.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd: 1980

Seller ID: 27694


Book is pristine inside and out with no names or writing and no bumps to boards. Pages are likewise clean and dustjacket shows no tears or chips. The only fault is former owner's bookplate which is partially hidden by dustjacket endpaper on front pastedown.Text provides information on poisons, poisonings and their relationshiop to law and law enforcement. General priciples of toxicology are discussed to aid criminal justice professionals in their worlk Among the topics c... View more info

Cross-Check System for Forgery and Questioned Document Examination

By: Williamson, Doris M.; Meenach, Antoinette E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, Nelson-Hall: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 18489


Clean, tightly bound copy with no bumps to brown boards. Former owner's name at top of front pastedown only fault. A sourcebook on graphoanalysis designed to aid in detecting forgeries. Includes info on variations within the same signature and provides a worksheet as well as a detailed look at the analysis done on an actual case. Book measures 6"x9" and has 115 pages. Indexed. View more info