Judicial Reforms in China.

Tang, E. C / Nanking: Council of International Affairs 1937
first edition, 27, [2] pp., published as Information Bulletin, vol. 3#1, quarto, original paper covers slightly chipped, detached and tanned, text overall good++. Volumes Included: 1

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Item #: 1062157

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Nine Years Among the Convicts: Or Prison Reminiscences, second edition

Smith, Eleazer / J. P. Magee 1856
2nd edition, 304 pp., original blind-stamped cloth with gilt-stamped spine (hardcover), covers slightly faded and rubbed, previous owner's name to verso of front free endpaper, age-toning to endpapers and some pages else good. Volumes Included: 1

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Item #: 1059684


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Annals of Cleveland: Court Record Series of Cuyahoga County, Ohio, 1837-1877. Volume 1 to 10.

Works Projects Administration. / Cleveland: WPA 1939
first edition, 10 volumes, all published (?), quartos, original paper wrappers, approx. 2750 pp. in all, minor library markings, in all good-very good,. Volumes Included: 10

Subject/Keywords: law Cleveland History Government Politics Crime big sets

Item #: 981516

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Annals of Cleveland: A Digest and Index of the Newspaper Record of Events and Opinions, Pt. I: vols. 1/3, 9-14, 20-22, 26-29, 33, 35, 37-48, 58, 59 (1818-1876).

Works Projects Administration. / Cleveland: 1939
quartos, original paper wrappers, good-very good, PRICE IS FOR THE LOT:. Volumes Included: 30

Subject/Keywords: History Law Crime Government Politics urban studies americana jzx big sets

Item #: 981515

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Black Bread and Barbed Wire. Prisoners in the First World War

Moynihan, Michael, editor / London: Leo Cooper 1979
first edition; xvii, [1], 188 pp.; hardcover, fine in a very good dust jacket; first person accounts by British POWs, includes a chapter on the Death March from Kut. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0850522390
Subject/Keywords: World War I, POWs, Prisoners of War, war crimes tth

Item #: 1053586


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Records and Files of the Quarterly Courts of Essex County, Massachusetts. Volumes 1 & 3 to 8 (1636-1683)

George Francis Dow, ed. / Salem: Published by the Essex Institute 1911
7 volumes (of 8), thick quarto, original gilt stamped cloth (hard covers), ex library, text clean and bindings tight. Volumes Included: 7

Subject/Keywords: colonial americana law crime justice biography genealogy big sets

Item #: 981506

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Adventures of an Outlaw: The Memoirs of Ralph Rashleigh a Penal Exile in Australia 1825-1844. With Introductory Notes by Joseph Wood Krutch and The Rt. Hon. The Earl of Birkenhead. Illustrated by Zhenya Gay.

RASHLEIGH, Ralph / NY: Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith 1929
second printing before publication, xxii, 349 pp., quarto, very good+ in a slightly tattered and darkened dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

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Item #: 1049284


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Conquest Continued: Disregard for Human and Indigenous Rights in the Mexican State of Chiapas

N/A. / Minnesota Lawyers Intl Human 1992
first edition, 93 pp., quarto, original steel spiral binding, very minor ownership markings, overall very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0929293134
Subject/Keywords: mexico law crime stdp

Item #: 1048472


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Unceasing Abuses Human Rights in Mexico One Year After the Introduction of Reform

/ Human Rights Watch 1991
first edition, 35 pp., quarto, softcover, very minor ownership marks, else about fine. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 1564320405
Subject/Keywords: mexico history crime government jzx

Item #: 1048469


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Spawn Of Evil. The Invisible Empire Of Soulless Men Which For a Generation Held The Nation In a Spell of Terror. Drawings by Lorence Bjorklund

Wellman, Paul I. Bjorklund, Lorence, illustrator / Garden City: Doubleday & Company 1964
signed by Wellman at the half-title page; ix, [1], 350 pp., hardcover, very good in an edge-worn dust jacket; the "bestial Harpe gang" on the frontiers of the Mississippi and Ohio Valley between the American Revolution and the Civil War. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: crime, criminals, outlaws, Harpe Gang, Mississippi River Valley jhh

Item #: 1048080


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An Inquiry into the Forgery of the Etruscan Terracotta Warriors in the Metropoloitan Museum of Art

Von Bothmer, Dietrich, & Noble, Joseph V. / NY: The Metropoloitan Museum of Art 1961
first edition, published as Metropoloitan Museum of Art Papers, No. 11, 28 pp., 24 plates, inscribed by Joseph V. Noble, folio, softcover slightly toned, else very good-fine. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: art aesthetics crime jcm

Item #: 1045499


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Juridical Folklore in England, Illustrated by the Cucking-Stool

Spargo, John Webster / DURHAM: Duke University Press 1944
first edition, [viii], 163 pp., very good-fine in a slightly toned and frayed dust jacket. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: legal history social hysteria punishment crime drm

Item #: 1044685


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Life of Pat F. Garrett and the Taming of the Border Outlaw. A History of the "Gun Men" and Outlaws, and a Life-Story of the Greatest Sheriff of the Old Southwest.

John Milton Scanland / El Paso: Published by Carleton F. Hodge 1952
42 pp., illustrated, softcover frayed slightly, some pages dog eared, overall good working copy. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: western americana biography law crime jcm

Item #: 1044663


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Chicago: Feuilles No. 6 (Automne 1983)

Jean Edelmann, ed. / Paris: Le Musee-Galerie de la Seita 1983
#6, complete issue, 96 pp., very well illustrated, softcover, very good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: urban studies american social history literary criticism essay humor architecture crime politics jcm

Item #: 1043842


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The Age of Arsenic. Being an Account of the Life, Trial, and Execution of Catherine Montvoisin, known as La Voisin, and of her vile Associates and credulous Clients of both high and low degree; together with a Relation of their various Transactions in P

W. Branch Johnson / London: Chapman and Hall Ltd. 1931
first edition, [xiv], [260] pp., previous owner?s name on front pastedown, binding faded and slightly soiled,. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: crime speculative studies demonology satanism drm

Item #: 1042851


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The United States criminal calendar, or, An awful warning to the youth of America: Being an account of the most horrid murders, piraces, highway robberies, &c. &c. With fifteen engravings

St. Clair, Henry / Boston: Charles Gaylord 1833
356 pp., original illustrated boards & cloth backstrip, binding worn, text age-toned with moderate to heavy foxing throughout, previous owner's signature to a front blank, overall good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: crime americana drm

Item #: 1042268

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Louis Riel, Martyr du Nord-Ouest: Sa Vie--Son Proces--Sa Mort. Publie par le Journal La Presse

N/A. / Montreal: Imprimerie Generale 1885
first edition, 83 pp., illustrated, octavo, softcover preserved in later pam binding, edges frayed or nibbled, text darkened, working copy. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: biography canadiana history crime ojj

Item #: 1041776

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International Protection of Human Rights: The Work of International Organizations and the Role of U.S. Foreign Policy. Hearings before the Subcommittee on International Organizations and Movements of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representa

N/A. / Washington: GPO 1973
first edition, six volumes, very thick octavo in later library buckram, tabs added to each volume and typewritten index tipped inside front cover of vol. 1, overall good-very good. Volumes Included: 6

Subject/Keywords: cold war studies american political history human rights crimes stdp big sets

Item #: 981473

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Enforcement of the Prohibition Laws of the United States,. . . the facts as to the enforcement, the benefits, and the abuses under the prohibition laws, both before and since the adoption of the eighteenth amendment to the Constitution.

United States, National Commission on Law Observance and Enforcement. / Washington: GPO, 1931
viii, 162 pp.; issued as 71st Congress, 3d Session, HD 722, one of a series of Wickersham Commission reports here issued as a separate; hardcover, ex library, text clean and binding tight; among the problems are widespread corruption and hostility from large segments of the public.. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: crime, prohibition, law american social history jsn

Item #: 1036397


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Barbarous Mexico

Turner, John Kenneth / Chicago: Charles H. Kerr & Compsny 1911
first edition; 340 pp., plates; original gilt stamped blue cloth, rear cover rubbed and discolored, else internally clean & tight. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: mexico social history crime jcm

Item #: 1032441


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