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Boston D. A.

By: Flynn, Sean

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., TV Books Inc: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0111

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


240 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears at spine end. Publsiher's press release laid in. A look behind the closed doors of the Boston Police Department, and the DA's office, relatig the stories of the people who battled to clean up Boston in the early 90's.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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No Cause of Death

By: Fontana, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Stratford ON, The Mercury Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0160

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


255 pp. Light edgewear. French flaps. The fascinating account of the murder case of Anne Broderick. Takes us through the evidence gathering, casre preparation and trial testimony. What looked like an accidental death appeared as homicide by the husband, but the major problem in the case was - no one could say exactly how she died. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Case of Valentine Shortis A True Story of Crime and Politics in Canada

By: Friedland, Martin L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1986

Seller ID: CRM0214

Condition: Very Good


324 pp. Photos. Index. Corners bumped. Edgewear. A look at the dramatic criminal case of Valentine Shortis, charged with the murder of two men in Valleyfield Quebec in 1895. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Just Another Indian: A Serial Killer and Canada's Indifference

By: Goulding, Warren

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Calgary, Ab, Canada, Fifth House Ltd.: 2006

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: CRM0188

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


219 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Prev owner's name on the ffep. Describes the crimes, prosecution, and media treatment of John Martin Crawford, a serial killer preying on Native women. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Great Maritime Detective The Exploits and Adventures of the Notorious Peachie Carroll

By: Graham, Monica

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Nimbus Publishing Limited: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0269

ISBN: 1551097052

Condition: Very Good-


210 pp. Bibliography. Light edgewear. The life of this colourful, controversial Maritime detective. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Crime on the Line

By: Gray, Adrian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Penryn, Cornwall, England, Atlantic Publishers: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0159

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


232 pp. Illus. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A look at the area of crime and railways in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Uncertain Justice Canadian Women and Capital Punishment 1754-1953

By: Greenwood, F. Murray & Biossery, Beverley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press: 2000

Seller ID: CRM0204

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


285 pp. Index. Unread. A look at the class and gender biases that affect the procedures and applications of Canadian criminal law. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Sisters of Cain

By: Gribble, Leonard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, John Long: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0112

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


167 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Edgewear. Usual library stamps and markings. A collection of true crime accounts, following the theme of women who kill in cold blood. ; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Doctors Who Kill

By: Haines, Max

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Toronto Sun Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CRM0126

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


212 pp. Jacket has light edgewear. Spine bumped. Page edges beginning to tan, as is common with this book. Inscribed by the author on the ffep. Crime writer extraodinaire Max Haines recounts 48 stories of some of the most horrifyng murders by doctors over the last 150 years.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Multiple Murderers

By: Haines, Max

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Toronto Sun Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CRM0127

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


212 pp. Jacket has light edgewear. Spine bumped. Signed by the author on the ffep. Crime writer extraodinaire Max Haines describes 40 investigations of multiple murders.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Icepicks & Coffins The Killers of Murder, Inc.

By: Hanna, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Leisure Books: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0117

Condition: Very Good


204 pp, 16 pp photos. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. A chronicle of some of the mob's deadliest killers. View more info

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The Irish Game A True Story of Crime and Art

By: Hart, Matthew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Viking Canada: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0257

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


220 pp. Photos. Index. Notes. Describes the great theft of art from Ireland's Russborough House in 1986 by a Dublin Criminal - Martin Cahill, and the sting thet finally caught him. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Sex Criminals Speak

By: Harvey, James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Classics Library: 1968

Seller ID: CRM0223

Condition: Very Good-


150 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Pages tanning. Spine creased. Crease to front cover. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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L'Affaire Coffin

By: Hebert, Jacques

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Montreal, Edition Du Club Quebec Loisirs Inc.: 1981

Seller ID: CRM0272

ISBN: 2890290093

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


261 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. French text / en francais. Contains the following: J'accuse les Assassins de Coffin; Une Petite Autopsie de L'affaire; Trois Jours en Prison. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Public Enemies America's Criminal Past, 1919-1940

By: Helmer, William & Mattix, Rick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Checkmark Books: 1998

Seller ID: CRM0267

Condition: Very Good-


368 pp. Index. Illus. Bibliography. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A look at the criminal element of America's Prohibition and Depression days. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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Bloody Falls of the Coppermine Madness, Murder, and the Collision of Cultures in the Arctic, 1913

By: Jenkins, McKay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0262

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


28 pp. Index. Notes. Bibliography. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear two Catholic priests set out in the winter of 1913 to reach a remote group of Eskimos in order to convert them. 3 days after their arrival, they were murdered, and their livers removed and eaten. The book describes the police investigation, and the two subsequent trials. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Crime Wave Con Men, Rogues and Scoundrels from Nova Scotia's Past

By: Jobb, Dean

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lawerencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada, Pottersfield Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0258

Condition: Very Good-


152 pp. Photos. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. A look at some of the strangest criminals to come before the Nova Scotia courts. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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No Tears to the Gallows The Strange Case of Frank McCullough

By: Johnson, Mark

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0164

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


240 pp. Index. Notes. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear. A character study of a killer who became a popular hero in Toronto just after the end of the First World War. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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No Tears to the Gallows The Strange Case of Frank McCullough

By: Johnson, Mark

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CRM0252

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


240 pp. Index. Notes. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Inscribed by the author on the title page. A character study of a killer who became a popular hero in Toronto just after the end of the First World War. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Savage Messiah The Shocking Story of Cult Leader Rock Theriault and the Women Who Loved Him

By: Kaihla, Paul & Laver, Ross

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CRM0244

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


324 pp. Index. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edewear. The brutal, inside account of Theriault, his 8 wives and 26 children in two communes in Ontario and Quebec. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info