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The Tragedies of the White Slaves - True Stories Exposing Methods Used in Trapping Innocent Girls : Stories of Actual Events, Places and Persons That Have Had a Part in Bringing About the Investigations Conducted by Various Commissions and Organizations

By: N/A

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Johnson Smith & Co., Racine, Wisconsin:

Seller ID: bowl


64 pages (complete). No publication date. Possibly 1929. Published by Johnson Smith of Racine - one of the more mischievous publishers and providers of tricks and salaciousness. This copy has much evidence of use. The covers are benign, patient. They have wear, marks and scuffing. Within, the covers are a little adrift but still secure. The pages have age related tanning. They are however, clean, clear, affable, assured and may be read with ease and a sense of t... View more info

A Country at War With Itself: South Africa's Crisis of Crime

By: Altbeker, Antony

Price: $6.65

Publisher: South Africa: Jonathan Ball Pub: 2007

Seller ID: xt38


The wraps are slightly shelf rubbed.Internally clean.Well bound.[R.K] View more info

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Fruit of a Poisoned Tree: A true story of murder and the miscarriage of justice

By: Altbeker, Antony

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Jonathan Ball Publishers: 2010

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: chcm


The title page has been signed by the author, Antony Altbeker, in black ink. The wraps are shelf rubbed and edge worn, but remain bright and intact. Internally, there is some light damp marking to the first few pages, but this doesn't affect the legibility, nor extend into the body of the book. There are no other markings or inscriptions aside from that of the author, and the pages are clean and complete. Tightly bound. J.K View more info

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The Amazing Case of Baron von Schauroth

By: Bennet, Benjamin

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: oiju


jacket is worn, torn, price clipped and creased. tanning and marks. light edge wear on boards. fairly good copy.[S.K] View more info

.and Your verdict ?

By: Bennett Benjamin

Price: $8.55

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 32ai


Jacket is torn and marked.Slight insect damage.Tanning.Excellent binding.[R.K] View more info

The amazing case of the Baron von Schauroth

By: Bennett Benjamin

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 33ai


Jacket is edgeworn and marked.Previous ownership inscription.Well bound.Very good copy.[R.K] View more info

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Too Late for Tears

By: Bennett, Benjamiin

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd., London: 1949

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: agdf


The blue cloth cover is much age, storage and user marked, damaged and marked. There is wear to all edges. The spine has shelf wear to head, foot and body. The print, however, is clear and bold. The inside front cover has previous owner inscriptions. The frontispage has insect damage. The end pages have age discolouration. The volume has storage weathering and slight warping. All pages inside are clear, affixed and complete FK View more info

This Was A Man

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 44aj


Boards are worn and marked.Tanning.Tightly bound.[R.K] View more info

The Amazing Case Of The Baron Von Schauroth

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 43aj


Boards are shelf rubbed.Slight insect damage on last end page.Excellent binding.[R.K] View more info

The Clues Condemn

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Howard Timmins:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 14as


Boards are worn and sunned.Tanning.Well bound.No date.[R.K] View more info

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Murder Is My Business

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 37fl


Boards are worn and sunned.Gift inscription.Tanning.Well bound.[R.N] View more info

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Murder Will Speak

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Howard Timmins, Cape Town: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27gf


284 pages (complete). A doggedly heroic book that is secure, sure and determined. It has been much owned. The cover is worn about all edges and seams and corners. The spine has been repaired. The covers are marked and scuffed. Inside, the front and end covers have been repaired by a previous owner. The front papers are heavily tanned. The end papers are torn. However, the body of the book is assured, confident, clean, clear and secure. fk View more info

The Evil That Men Do

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Howard Timmins:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ablu


Boards are worn and marked.Gift inscription dated 1950.Minor markings.Well bound.Undated.[R.K] View more info

The Amazing Case of the Baron Von Schauroth

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: adme


the boards are shelf rubbed. mild tanning. light scribble mark. well bound. good copy.[S.Nor] View more info

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Was justice done?: The Scissors Murder

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: afqj


jacket is shelf rubbed and edge worn. mild tanning. light marks. well bound. good copy. [S.K] View more info

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The Cohen Case

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: afqm


jacket is shelf rubbed and edge worn, small tears. one inscription. light marks. well bound. good copy.[S.N] View more info

They Crossed My Path

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Howard Timmins, Cape Town: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: akbz


283 pages. The dustjacket is intact and sure. It has wear to all extremities, corners and the spine head and foot. The red cloth cover is sturdy. There are adhesive-tape residue marks to both front and back. The inside front and back covers also have residue marks. The inside front cover has a previous owner inscription. The contents are fresh, crisp, tight to the spine, clean, clear and healthy. fk View more info

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Murder is my Business

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Howard B. Timmins, Cape Town/ Hodder & Stoughton: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ambu


286 pages (complete). Bennett was a seasoned and very well known crime reporter. He was known in particular for shedding new light and perspective on the cases of Bubbles Schroeder and Daisy de Melker for example - as seen in this book. This copy is an ex-library copy with consequent wear, stamps. The book has been much read. The board cover is much worn about edges and cover. The spine is very worn about the body and head and foot. The printing, however, is bold. The bi... View more info

.And Your Verdict ?

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: lw42


The boards are edgeworn and marked.Ex-library book.Relevant newspaper article has been pestered on the book.Excellent binding.[R.K] View more info

The Cohen Case

By: Bennett, Benjamin

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Howard Timmins: 1971

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: mv38


The jacket is shelf rubbed.Internally clean.Tightly bound.[R.N] View more info