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True Detective Mysteries (July, 1933), Editors
1 Editors
True Detective Mysteries (July, 1933)

New Metropolitan Fiction, Inc Dunellen, NJ 1933 Paperback No ISBN Fair No Dust jacket 
Attractive vintage true crime magazine with beautiful color cover. Chas. Addams worked in the art department of True Detective during this period and the magazine may have helped form his macabre sensibilities. Contents include: How the Sensational Boettcher Kidnapping Was Solved (Cover); Barton "The Chopper"; The Crimson Crime on the Yacht Carma; The Blackbeard Murders; Discard Ox-Cart Methods by Clara C. Waters; and more/ One torn page (but complete). Some material loss from spine. Cover partially detached. Some toning to page edges. Inventory No: 021472. Paperback 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
True Detective Mysteries (September, 1933), Editors
2 Editors
True Detective Mysteries (September, 1933)

New Metropolitan Fiction, Inc Dunellen, NJ 1933 Paperback No ISBN Fair No Dust jacket 
Attractive vintage true crime magazine with beautiful color cover. Chas. Addams worked in the art department of True Detective during this period and the magazine may have helped form his macabre sensibilities. Contents include: The Inside Story of the Peggy McMath Kidnapping (cover); Trapping Harry Sidmore; The Life and Death of Dare-Devil Darcy; How the Boettcher kidnapping was solved; Leland Harvey Jailbreaker; and more / Covers detached but intact. Some toning to page edges. Inventory No: 021470. Paperback 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
Mafia at War, Plate; Editors of New York Magazine, Thomas
3 Plate; Editors of New York Magazine, Thomas
Mafia at War

New York Magazine New York, NY 1972 Paperback No ISBN Fair No Dust jacket 
Interesting magazine length study of mafia 50 years of mafia battles "How the bosses fought each other for fifty years to seize power and dominate organized crime--a chronicle of the major mafia bosses." / Heavily water damaged copy. Slight rumpling and blooming/speckling throughout. No apparent mildew odor. Inventory No: 018076. Paperback 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Prison Etiquette: The Convict's Compendium of Useful Information, The Inmates; Edited by Holley Cantine and Dachine Rainer; Christopher Isherwood (Preface)
4 The Inmates; Edited by Holley Cantine and Dachine Rainer; Christopher Isherwood (Preface)
Prison Etiquette: The Convict's Compendium of Useful Information
Lowell Naeve
Retort Press Bearsville, NY 1950 First Edition Paperback No ISBN Good No Dust jacket 
"The men who have written this book were all members of the extreme pacifist minority which resisted the U.S. conscription sysyem during WWII" / Squarebound paperback. Stapled binding. Uneven cut pages with overhanging cover. Some rubbing and material loss to hinge.Some creasing and small nicks to cover overhang. Faint dampstain to top edge of cover. Illustrator: Lowell Naeve. Inventory No: 017165. Paperback 
Price: 30.00 USD
 


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