THE LODGER. The Arrest & Escape of Jack the Ripper.

Author: Evans (Stewart) & Gainey (Paul)
Year: 1995
Publisher: Century.
First Edition
Signed by the author
Edition Details: 1st edn.,
Book Condition: NrF/NrF
ISBN: 9780712676250
Price: 10.00
Hardback. SIGNED. Newly discovered letters from one of the policemen (Chief Insp. John Littlechild) leading the investigation into the identity of Jack the Ripper, revealed who the police believed was the culprit. Jack was an American, who escaped police custody. When he fled London, the Ripper killings ceased, but then started up again on the other side of the Atlantic. A team of officers from Scotland Yard failed to track Francis J. Tumblety down in America. Did the police 'lose' their files in order to cover-up their own incompetence in letting him ecape? Illus. + Map eps, Appendices, Sources, Select Biblig. and Index. 275pp. 8vo. h/back. With the usual lightly browned pp. o/w F. in Nr F. dw. Stewart Evans was a contributor to the Grey House Books publication 'Who Was Jack the Ripper? A Collection of Present-Day Theories and Observations'. With tipped-in label SIGNED BY STEWART.

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