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Opening Up the West: Being the Official Reports to Parliament of the Activitiews of the Royal North-West Mounted Police from 1874-1881

By: HIGGITT, Commissioner W. L. - Introduction

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Coles Publishing Company: 1973

Edition: Coles Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 19030

Condition: Fine


Official Reports of Canada's Royal Northwest Mounted Police to Parliament for the years 1874 to 1881. Facsimile reprint, a volume in Coles Canadiana Collection. Very bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. Looks 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 560g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. View more info

The New West: Being the Official Reports to Parliament of the Activitiews of the Royal North-West Mounted Police from 1888-1889

By: HIGGITT, Commissioner W. L. - Introduction

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Coles Publishing Company: 1973

Edition: Coles Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 19033

Condition: Fine


Official Reports of Canada's Royal Northwest Mounted Police to Parliament for the years 1888 to 1889. Facsimile reprint, a volume in Coles Canadiana Collection. Very bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. Looks 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 670g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. View more info

Royal Canadian Mounted Police Centennial 1873-1973

By: HIGGITT, Commissioner W. L. - Introduction

Price: $9.00

Publisher: R.C.M.P.: 1973

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 038639

Condition: Near Fine


Commemorative publication on the 100th anniversary of the founding of the RCMP. Color Booklet, 8"x12", 48pp, color illustrated. Bright, clean interior. Very tiny surname in ink to verso of front wrapper otherwise unmarked. Sound, stapled binidng. Weight, 184g. View more info

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Royal Canadian Mounted Police Centennial 1873-1973

By: HIGGITT, Commissioner W. L. - Introduction

Price: $10.00

Publisher: R.C.M.P.: 1973

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 045655

Condition: Fine


Commemorative publication on the 100th anniversary of the founding of the RCMP. Color Booklet, 8"x12", 48pp, color illustrated. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked and virtually 'mint'. Sound, tight stapled binidng. Weight, 184g. View more info

Bandits; Revised Edition

By: HOBSBAWM, E. J.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Pantheon Books: 1981

Edition: First American Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 31513

ISBN: 0394748506

Condition: VG+


The Bandit in history - an amazing sociological study of various types of bandits/brigands/robbers. 181 p., [20] leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm. Clean, unmarked interior, pages browned. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Wrapper are unmarked and a little dusty. Weight, 147g. View more info

Terror in the name of God; TheStory of theSons of Freedom Doukhobors

By: HOLT, Simma

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 041709

Condition: Fine


An extraordunary account if a strange sect called the Doukhobors who migrated from Russia to Canada where they have defied the law and indulged in flagrant hude demonstrations, hunger strikes, and mass pilgramages, while a Mafia-like fringe has been responsible for deaths, bombings, arson, and the destruction of millions of dollars of property. 312pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. No wear to te blcak cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket, in protective brodart is nearly flawless. Best copy we have had in many, many years. Unp... View more info

The Pictorial History of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

By: HORRALL, S. W. - Introduction

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, McGraw-Hill Ryerson: 1973

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 045878

ISBN: 0070773661

Condition: Fine


Profusely illustrated history of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Published on the ocassion of the Force's 100th Anniversary. Foreword by W.L. Higgitt. 256 p. illus. (part col.) 29 cm. Book is very bright and clean and is unmarked. Binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth boards. The unclipped dustjacket is also bright and clean but does show some minor edge wear. Heavy book to ship weighing 1.195kg. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available... View more info

Pirates and Outlaws of Canada 1610-1932

By: HORWOOD, Harold; BUTTS, Ed

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34318

ISBN: 0385183739

Condition: Near Fine


Pirates and outlaws of early Canada, 1610-1932. 260., [16] pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 23 cm. Bright, white pages, unmarked. Sound hinges, tight binding. No wear to the cloth but light indentation marks to front panel. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar showing the same indentation marks. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 526g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calcu... View more info

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The Wyoming Lynching of Cattle Kate, 1889

By: HUFSMITH, George W.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Glendo, Wyoming, U.S.A., High Plains Press: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 28461

ISBN: 0931271169

Condition: Near Fine


Story of crime in the Old West - the lynching of Cattle Kate and Jim Averell. 367pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy, nearly 'as new'. Unmarked interior and exterior. Tight, square binding with no creases to spine. 484g. View more info

Alcatraz Island: Memories

By: HURLEY, Donald J.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Sonoma, Author Published: 1991

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 12727

ISBN: 0-9620546-0-7

Condition: About Fine


The story of Alcatraz by someone who lived on 'The Rock'. 150pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding and an uncreased spine. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 360g. View more info

The Pinkerton Case Book

By: HYND, Alan

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Penguin Signet: 1948

Edition: First Penguin/Signet Printing

Seller ID: 09423

Condition: VG+


Great true cases from the Pinkerton Crime File. Penguin/Signet #667. A vintage paperback with a great cover by Jonas. This copy has never been opened and is very bright with no creases on spine. There is a slight curl to the front cover and a tiny puch-mark at top, right corner [remainder mark?]. View more info

Supervision of Police Personnel

By: IANNONE, N.F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, Prentice-Hall: 1970

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 040573

ISBN: 0138770352

Condition: Near Fine


This book addresses the principles of personnel management with emphasis on the functions and responsibilities of the police supervisor. Guidelines for the distribution and deployment of field forces are offered to assist the supervisor in making the maximum use of available manpower. Extensive teacher training material is included on the typical problems which arise in police management, etc, etc. xiii, 286 p. illus., map. 28 cm. Bright, clean copy. Signature to the fpde otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is quite clean with some wear to the ... View more info

Minutes of the Fifth Annual Convention of the International Association for Identification

By: INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR IDENTIFICATION

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, I. A. D.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047374

Condition: Good Plus


Booklet containing the minutes etc. of the Fifth Annual Convention of the International Association fro Identification - an Organization aimed at furthering the forensics of Identification particularly in Criminology. Also, accompanying the booklet, is a Certificate made out to a Member - Earle C. Lane - and signed by the Secretary Treasurer and the President [possibly a stamp], as well as the Member - with a fingerprint. Size -10.25" by 8". 59pp, [3pp]. Interior is clean and unmarked. Some of the paper used has browned, some not - different paper. Binding is tight and sound. Some wear... View more info

Heroes of Scotland Yard

By: JACKETT, Sam

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Adventurers Club: 1966

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2244

Condition: Fine


Original collection of true-life tales of heroism by officers of the Metroppolitan Police Force. 190 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm. OCLC Number: 2478539. Bright, clean, unmarked interior/ Tight, square binding, no wear to tyhe cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is also bright and clean but with a 3cm closed tear to the front panel, slight lossat the head of the spine., and part of the rear flap removed for a promotion. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 341g unpacked.... View more info

Occupied with Crime

By: JACKSON, Sir Richard

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14623

Condition: Fine


Autobiography of a former Assistant Commissioner C.I.D., New Scotland Yard & a past President of Interpol. 301pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding and a nearly similar dustjacket [in brodart]. Weight, 550g. View more info

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Blood Royal: A True Tale of Crime and Detection in Medieval Paris

By: JAGER, Erir

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Little, Brown and Company: 2014

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 2020

ISBN: 0316224510

Condition: Near New


On a chilly November night in 1407, Louis of Orleans was murdered by a band of masked men. The crime stunned and paralyzed France since Louis had often ruled in place of his brother King Charles, who had gone mad. As panic seized Paris, an investigation began. In charge was the Provost of Paris, Guillaume de Tignonville, the city's chief law enforcement officer, and one of history's first detectives. . . 323 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, quite fresh. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Tiny black 'dot' to top edge [remainder mark]. Unclipped dustkac... View more info

Police Detective: January 1965

By: JALART HOUSE

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Port Chester, NY, Jalart House Inc.: 1965

Edition: Jan, 1965

Seller ID: 32927

Condition: Good Plus


True Crime magazine. Photo cover.Contents include - 3 Rape Victims Pregnant, Shacked Up for Slaughter, The Arsenic in Anna's Boyfriends, Blonde Tigress and the Pretty Policewoman. 82pp, photo illustrated. Interior clean, pages browning. Stapled binding is sound. Clean wrappers but some surface rubbing and a little fore-edge wear. Weight, 130g. View more info

Official Police: All True Detective Cases: October, 1969

By: JALART HOUSE

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Port Chester, NY, Jalart House Inc.: 1969

Seller ID: 048201

Condition: Very Good


All True Detective Cases. Contents include - French Sexy and Deadly!; The Queen of Tarts; Dark Alley of Dedath; Hands Of My Sister, and other salacious stories. 84pp, photo illustrated, advertising. Titilating front cover photo - woman in slip and nylons on floor. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight binding no damage to the spine. Minor reading crease parallel to spine. Otherwise a solid copy for type. Weight, 130g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to ... View more info

The Dilessi Murders

By: JENKINS, Romilly

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Longmans: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18944

Condition: VG+


An account of the Dilessi murders in 1870, when 4 British travellers were murdered by Greek Brigands on the coast of Boetia.xv, 189pp, photo illustrated, map. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Sound binding. No wear to burgundy cloth. Lacking dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 420g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination an... View more info

The Dilessi Murders

By: JENKINS, Romilly

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Longmans: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33635

Condition: About Fine


'An account of the kidnapping by Greek brigands, the holding to ransom and brutal murder, of a party of English aristocrats in 1870'. 189pp, illustrated. Ink signature to ffep otherwise unmarked. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Attractive copy. Weight, 420g. View more info