SIXTY FAMOUS CASES. 29 English Cases - 31 American Cases from 1778 to the Present. 10 Volume Set

Author: Van Winkle (Marshall) Trials selected and accounts narrated by:
Year: 1956
Publisher: Warren S. Ayres (New Jersey)
First Edition
Edition Details: 1st US edn.
Book Condition: F.
Price: 125.00
Hardback. Some of the many cases featured include : The Bond Street Mystery (The Two Trials of Mme Rachel); A Claim to the Throne (The Ryves Case); The Baker Estate Swindle (United States vs. Cameron Smith et Al); The Wendel Claimants; The Tichborne Mania (Tichborne vs Lushington et Al. Regina vs. Thomas Castro); Believing the Unbelievable (The Sir Francis Drake Estate Swindle); Collapse of a Jingo (The Case of Horatio Bottomley); Spiritualism and Fraud (Lyons vs. Home); The Affair at Tranby Croft (Gordon-Cumming vs. Wilson et Al); Patent Medicine Lures (Chattanooga Medicine Company vs. A.M.A.); The Organ-Grinding Viscount (Poulett vs. Poulett); The "Bleeding" Caae (Rush vs. Cobbett); The Home-Rule Issue (O'Donnell vs. London Times); A Victorian Scandal (Wilde vs. Douglas); A Chronic Libeler (Rex vs. Douglas); Revolution's Advocate (Laski vs. Newark Advertiser); The Law As To Shipwrecks (The "Vestris" Investigations); A Gruesome Story (The Survivors of the "Mignonette"); When Politicians Fall Out (Barnes vs Roosevelt); Gene Tunney, The Winner (Mara vs. Tunney); The Assassin (Rex vs. Dhingra); Unionism and Dynamie (The Case of the McNamara Brothers); The Dynamite Conspiracy (United States vs. Iron Workers Union Officials); "The Maiden Tribute of Modern Babylon" (The Case against W.T. Stead et Al); The Dilke Case - An Enigma (Crawford vs. Crawford and Dilke); The Treason of "Lord Haw-Haw" (Rex vs. Joyce); The Woman in the Case (Norton vs Melbourne); Woman Suffrage (United States vs Anthony) + much more. Vol. I contains the Index for all 10 volumes. 8vo. From the library of true crime writer, Wilfred Gregg, with his personal b/plate in each volume. Volume I only also has the name rubber stamp of a previous owner. Vols. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 still retain the original glacine wrappers. A complete 10 volume set brown cloth with gilt lettering to sp. F. Please note for postage purposes, 10 volumes weigh approx. 8kg.

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