Law & Crime

Law & Crime


  • America On Trial Inside the Legal Battles That Transformed Our NAtion

    By Alan M. Dershowitz

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111895859
    • Publisher: Warner Books
    • Published: 2004
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED. Mild fading to margins of boards. Leaves darkened. A little rubbing, minor edgewear to d.j. VG/VG.
  • By the Neck: A Book of Hangings

    By August Mencken

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110953246
    • Publisher: Hastings House
    • Published: 1942
    (1942). 8vo. 1st edition. Slightest bumping to spine. Minor foxing to first and last several leaves. Some chipping and tearing to extremeties of price-clipped dust jacket, with rubbing and soiling to panels. VG/VG.
  • Chicago Murders

    By Eilzabeth Bullock

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111850445
    • Publisher: Duell, Sloan And Pearce
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Eisenschiml. Dust soiling to cloth, wear to spine ends, some wear and bumping to fore corners of boards. Leaves darkened. Toning and heavy chipping to d.j. VG in Good d.j.
  • Commentaries on the Laws of England

    By William Blackstone

    Our Price: $900.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111798686
    • Publisher: A. Strahan for T. Cadell and W. Davies
    • Published: 1809
    4 volumes. 15th edition. Bound in 19th century half calf. Mild general soiling wear to covers and spines, with darkening to leather of spines. Front joint of vol. 1 starting at top. Slight chipping to head of spine of vol. 4. P.o.'s bookplates removed from front pastedowns, with offsetting to f.f.e.p. Occasional foxing to leaves, primarily to endpapers. Offsetting from plates. Dogear to first blank of vol 3. VG. THE SET:
  • Corpus Juris Publici S.R. Imperii Academicum,

    By Johann Jacob Schmauss

    Our Price: $135.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110960978
    • Publisher: Johann Ernst Fritschen
    • Published: 1727
    8vo. 2nd edition. Full leather. Text in German and Latin. Heavy rubbing and scratching to boards. Spine perished. Lacking free endpapers with bookplate and soiling to pastedowns. Fair.
  • Counsel For The Defense

    By Paul O'Dwyer

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111923750
    • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
    (1979). 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Light edgewear to boards. Cocking to spine. Faint soiling to edges of leaves, with remainder mark to bottom edge. A few closed tears to edges of soiled and toned dust jacket. VG/VG.
  • Criminal Reminiscences and Detective Sketches

    By Allan Pinkerton

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112001914
    • Publisher: G.W. Dillingham Co.
    • Published: 1878
    (1878). 8vo. Soiling and rubbing to covers. Cracking down front and rear hinge. P.o. bookseller's stamp on front pastedown. Yellowing and minor soiling to leaves. Good.
  • Critical And Miscellaneous Writings

    By T. Noon Talfourd

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111920919
    • Publisher: Philips, Sampson, And Company
    • Published: 1854
    8vo. 3rd American edition. Dampstain to about 4 inches of lower spine, also effecting boards and text block. Split to backstrip at upper front joint, wear to edges of covers. Label partially removed from front pastedown. Foxing, as well as the previously mentioned dampstaining to leaves. VG
  • De Laudibus: In Praise of the Laws of England

    By Chancellor Sir John Fortescue

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781499212488
    • Publisher: Gryphon Editions/Legal Classics Library
    (Birmingham, Alabama). (1984). Facsimile ed. A.e.g. Full leather. Previous owner's bookplate to front p.d. NF.
  • Easy Street

    By Susan Berman

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111990141
    • Publisher: The Dial Press
    • Published: 1981
    (1981). 8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Berman. Light fading to spine and board edges. Mild curling to edges of faintly toned dust jacket, with a touch of edgewear to top of front panel. Contents clean and bright. NF/VG.
  • Essays on Kelsen

    By Richard Tur

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110475991
    • Publisher: Clarendon Press
    • Published: 1986
    8vo. Significant fading to margins and spine of dust jacket, also lightly affecting endpapers. VG/VG.
  • Eugene Howard Lewis 1852 : 1907

    By Eugene Howard Lewis

    Our Price: $60.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • ISBN-13: 9789111962797
    • Publisher: n.p.
    • Published: n.d.
    8vo. Limited edition, limitation unstated. Full flexible brown suede with yapp edges. 'A few words from a few friends' contributor include Thomas Edison, H. Rider Haggard, and William Cullen Bryant among others.Bumping to edges and extremities, with minor chipping to spine ends. Front hinge cracked, suede spine peeling away from textblock somewhat. Slight endpapers peeling. Good.
  • Fault In Homicide: Towards a Schematic Approach to the Fault Elements for Murder and Involuntary Manslaughter In England, Australia and India

    By Stanley Yeo

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781499332032
    • Publisher: FEDERATION PRESS
    • Published: 1997
    (The Institute of Criminology Monograph Series, Monograph No. 7). (Annandale, Australia). 8vo. Very light shelf wear to boards andfore-edges. Slight bowing to front board. NF/--.
  • First Part of the Institutes of the Laws of England

    By Sir Edward Coke

    Our Price: $100.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781399329545
    • Publisher: The Legal Classics Library/Gryphon Editions
    • Published: 1985
    (Birmingham, Alabama). (Legal Classics Library). (1985). 2 volumes. 8vo. Facsimilie edition. Full leather. A.e.g. Very light shelfwear to boards. NF. THE SET:
  • Foursquare: The Story of a Fourfold Life

    By John R. Oliver

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781199662071
    • Publisher: MACMILLAN COMPANY
    • Published: 1936