CROOKS AND CRIME Describing the Methods of Criminals from the Area Sneak to the Professional Card-sharper, Forger or Murderer & the Various Ways in which They Are Circumvented & Captured.
Author: Ferrier (Ex-Det.-Insp. J. Kenneth)
Publisher: Seeley, Service
Edition Details: 2nd edn.
Book Condition: Vg+
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Hardback. 2nd Edn. Chapter headings include : Card-Sharpers, The Pickpocket, Jewel Coups, Forgers, Women Swindlers, Matrimonial Frauds, Frauds, Fortune-Telling, Confidence Tricksters, White Slave Traffic, The Blackmailer, Coining, Seinn Feinn, Crime in the USA, Finger-printing + much more. Illus., Index. 307pp. 8vo. h/back. Small rubber name stamp with ink date to fpd, v. lightly foxed edges, v. sl. fading to sp. o/w Vg+. A fairly heavy book which may require additional postage if shipped overseas.