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Author:
Cumming, Sir John
Title:
A Contribution Towards a Bibliography Dealing with Crime and Cognate Subjects. Third Edition
Publisher:
Patterson Smith, Montclair, 1970.
Description:
Facsimile reissue of the 1935 edition of a work first published in 1914, covering a fifty year period, arranged by subject with cross-indexes by author, geography and subject, emphasising England and the Commonwealth
Condition:
Gray buckram, the rear board a bit bumped, but a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90420
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Bibliography, criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Criminology -- A Bibliography. Research and Theory in the United States, 1945-1972
Publisher:
Center for Studies in Criminology and Criminal Law, Philadelphia, 1974.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps, faded and a bit soiled, with a few ink markings; 159 pages
Book No.:
W-90421
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Bibliography, criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Selected Documentation on Criminology
Publisher:
UNESCO, Paris, 1961.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, rather worn, but still sound; 114 pages
Book No.:
W-90424
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Crime in New Zealand
Publisher:
R.E. Owen, Government Printer, Wellington, 1968.
Description:
Condition:
A sound copy in a badly rubbed dustjacket
Book No.:
W-90428
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
NEW ZEALAND, criminal law
 
Author:
Pepinsky, Harold E. (ed.)
Title:
Rethinking Criminology
Publisher:
Sage Publications, Beverly Hills, 1982.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps; 160 pages
Book No.:
W-90429
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Dugdale, William
Title:
Origines Juridiciales, or Historical Memorials of the English Laws, Courts of Justice, Forms of Tryal, Punishment in Cases Criminal, Law-Writers, Law-Books . . . Innes of Court and Chancery [etc.]. Second edition
Publisher:
Printed by Tho. Newcomb, for Abel Rober, John Martin [etc.], London, 1671.
Description:
The foremost early treatise devoted to the history of the legal profession (particularly to the Inns of Court) still of value, termed "a pioneering work . . . and influential" by Dr. Baker and "the chief authority" by Holdsworth; with the six plates
Condition:
Contemporary calf, worn, joints cracked, else a sound copy
Book No.:
W-63682
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
Inns of Court, criminal law, biography
 
Author:
Cumming, Sir John
Title:
A Contribution Towards a Bibliography Dealing with Crime and Cognate Subjects. Third Edition
Publisher:
Receiver for the Metropolitan Police District, New Scotland Yard, London, 1935.
Description:
The third edition of a work first published in 1914, covering a fifty year period, arranged by subject with cross-indexes by author, geography and subject, emphasising England and the Commonwealth
Condition:
Original limp wraps, interleaved, showing wear; a usable copy
Book No.:
W-20498
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Bibliography, criminal law
 
Author:
Yamarellos, E. and G. Kellens
Title:
Le Crime et la Criminologie. Volume 1, De "Adultere a "Jeux de Hasard" [and] Volume 2, De "Kidnapping" a "Vol"
Publisher:
Marabout Universite, Verviers, 1970.
Description:
A general encyclopedia of criminological terminology, in French
Condition:
Wraps, the back cover of Volume 1 chipped, but a usable set
Book No.:
W-90432
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Clark, William L.
Title:
Hand-Book of Criminal Law. Second Edition by Francis B. Tiffany
Publisher:
West Publishing Co., St. Paul, 1907.
Description:
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, very rubbed; a usable copy only
Book No.:
W-41774
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Galliher, John F. and James L. McCartney
Title:
Criminology, Power, Crime, and Criminal Law
Publisher:
Dorsey Press, Homewood, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Yellow cloth, a bit soiled, but sound
Book No.:
W-90459
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, law and sociology
Author:
Title:
The Whole Proceedings on the Trial of . . . John Stockdale; for a Libel on the House of Commons . . . To Which is Subjoined, An Argument in Support of the Rights of Juries [bound with] Four Letters on the Subject of Mr. Stockdale's Trial [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed for John Stockdale, Opposste [sic] Burlington-House [etc], London, 1790.
Description:
Conceivably Erskine's most important argument in defense of freedom of the press, leading up to the enactment of Fox's Libel Act; with Erskine's equally famed argument in the Dean of St. Asaph case, arguing for jury determination of libel, appended
Condition:
Later 3/4 blue calf, somewhat rubbed, but a good, crisp copy
Book No.:
W-61310
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
criminal law, trials
Author:
Staundforde, Guilliaulme
Title:
Les Plees del Coron, diuisees in plusors titles & comon lieux. Per queux home plus redement & plenairement trouera quelque chose quil quira, touchaunt les dits Plees [etc.]. S.T.C. 23222; Beale T489
Publisher:
Imprinted . . . within temple Barre . . . By Richard Tottel, London, 1574.
Description:
The penultimate 16th century edition (of five) of the first treatise on English criminal law, culminating a century-long movement centered in the Inns of Court, a work which, in Dr. Baker's words, "may well have become an assize judge's vade mecum"
Condition:
Sevententh century unlettered sheep, rubbed, slightly bowed, three faint circular stamps, yet a very good crisp clean copy
Book No.:
W-76025
Price:
$ 1750.00
Category:
criminal law
Author:
Title:
The Whole Proceedings on the Trial of . . . John Stockdale; for a Libel on the House of Commons . . . To Which is Subjoined, An Argument in Support of the Rights of Juries
Publisher:
Printed for John Stockdale, Opposste [sic] Burlington-House [etc], London, 1790.
Description:
Conceivably Erskine's most important argument in defense of freedom of the press, leading up to the enactment of Fox's Libel Act; with Erskine's equally famed argument in the Dean of St. Asaph case, arguing for jury determination of libel, appended
Condition:
Contemporary calf backed boards, joints splitting; sound
Book No.:
W-16938
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
criminal law, trials
 
Author:
Count-van Manen, Gloria
Title:
Crime and Suicide in the Nation's Capital, Toward Macro-Historical Perspectives
Publisher:
Praeger, New York, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Red cloth, a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90468
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law, District of Columbia
 
Author:
Kuhlman, Augustus Frederick (prep.)
Title:
A Guide to Material on Crime and Criminal Justice
Publisher:
H.W. Wilson Company, New York, 1929.
Description:
Condition:
Tan buckram, a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90469
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Rice, Robert
Title:
The Challenge of Crime
Publisher:
Public Affairs Committee, New York, 1968.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, a sound copy; 28 pages
Book No.:
W-90470
Price:
$ 15.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Voss, Harwin L. and David M. Petersen (eds.)
Title:
Ecology, Crime, and Delinquency
Publisher:
Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc., New York, 1971.
Description:
Inscribed glumly on the front free endpaper to Gilbert Geis, noted criminologist and authority on all aspects of social deviance: "Gil -- No one is buying it but I hope you enjoy the book anyway. dave"
Condition:
Wraps; 328 pages
Book No.:
W-90471
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, law and sociology
 
Author:
Shapiro, Perry and Harold L. Votey
Title:
Econometric Analysis of Crime in Sweden
Publisher:
National Council for Crime Prevention, Stockholm, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 55 pages
Book No.:
W-90473
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, SWEDEN, economics
 
Author:
Schafer, Stephen
Title:
Teorie in Criminologia
Publisher:
Bulzoni Editore, Roma, 1976.
Description:
Italian translation of author's "Theories in Criminology." Inscribed on the title page to Gilbert Geis, noted criminologist and authority on all aspects of social deviance: "To Gil with warmest compliments, Stephen. 7/7/76"
Condition:
Wraps; 355 pages
Book No.:
W-90474
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Krisberg, Barry
Title:
Crime and Privelege, Toward a New Criminology
Publisher:
Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 179 pages
Book No.:
W-90475
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, law and sociology
 
Author:
Berman, Harold J. (ed.)
Title:
Soviet Criminal Law and Procedure, The RSFSR Codes
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1966.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-52513
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law, SOVIET UNION
 
Author:
Tompkins, Dorothy Campbell (prep.)
Title:
Sources for the Study of the Administration of Criminal Justice
Publisher:
California State Board of Corrections, Sacramento, 1949.
Description:
Condition:
Cloth-backed stapled wraps, showing wear, but still a sound copy
Book No.:
W-90482
Price:
$ 30.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
Author:
Cunningham, Timothy
Title:
The Law of Simony: Containing, All the Statutes, Cases at Large, Arguments, Resolutions, and Judgments concerning it [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed by His Majesty's Law-Printers [etc.], London, 1784.
Description:
The only work on the English law of simony (the form of ecclesiastical corruption said to have been named after Simon Magus), "an intelligent summary" in Holdsworth's words, with much discussion of its criminal nature and its association with perjury
Condition:
Contemporary sprinkled polished calf, gilt, some sidenotes just shaved (the sense preserved), else a lovely bright fresh copy; with the half-title
Book No.:
W-74445
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
Ecclesiastical Law, criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Crime and Delinquency Research in Selected European Countries
Publisher:
National Institute of Mental Health, Rockville, 1971.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, very lightly dampstained, but sound; 21 pages
Book No.:
W-90492
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, Juvenile Law, EUROPE
 
Author:
McDowell, Charles P., et al.
Title:
International Guide to Periodicals in Criminal Justice
Publisher:
North Carolina Justice Institute, Greensboro, 1979.
Description:
Condition:
Oversized wraps, a sound copy; 202 pages
Book No.:
W-90495
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Year Books, MEDIEVAL, 14TH CENTURY, criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Title:
Law Enforcement Assistance Administration Library Book Catalog, Author Catalog
Publisher:
United States Department of Justice, Washington, 1972.
Description:
Condition:
Oversized wraps, a bit discolored, but sound; 170 pages
Book No.:
W-90497
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Wills, Antoinette
Title:
Crime and Punishment in Revolutionary Paris
Publisher:
Greenwood Press, Westport, 1981.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-12683
Price:
$ 22.50
Category:
FRANCE, 18TH CENTURY, criminal law
Author:
Title:
The Trials of George Robert Fitzgerald, Esq. . . . and Others; for the Murder of Pat. Ran. M'Donnell, and Charles Hipson . . . Also, The Trial of John Gallagher and Others, for an Assault on Geo. Rob. Fitzgerald [etc.]. Second Edition. O'Higgins 4.147.b&c
Publisher:
Printed by P. Byrne, 108, Grafton-Street, Dublin, 1786.
Description:
The final episode in the life of a county Mayo scion "noted for his gallantry, his recklessness, and his duels", who abducted his brother, was betrayed by his father, left for dead in a prison attack, and here tried for murder for which he was hanged
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rubbed, the joints cracking and tender but holding, else attractive; with the armorial bookplate of Viscount Bulkeley dated 1785
Book No.:
W-74469
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, IRELAND
 
Author:
Title:
Legal and Law Enforcement Periodicals: A Directory
Publisher:
Facts on File Publications, New York, 1981.
Description:
Represented as the first directory of its kind, impressive and extensive, arranged by subject; with over 3,000 entries, many succinctly annotated, and an exceptional index
Condition:
Paper; 238 pages
Book No.:
W-51924
Price:
$ 20.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Puttkammer, Ernst W.
Title:
Administration of Criminal Law
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1953.
Description:
Called the "ideal manual" when it appeared, tracking criminal proceedings from arrest through appeal, and appearing on the eve of the great changes wrought by the Warren Court
Condition:
Book No.:
W-50202
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Rodriguez-Arango Diaz, Crisanto
Title:
El Fuero Civil y Criminal de los Clerigos en el Derecho Canonico
Publisher:
Consejo Superior De Investigaciones Cientificas, Rome, 1957.
Description:
Volume 7 in the series Cuadernos del Instituto Juridico Espanol
Condition:
Printed sewn wraps, a bit worn, but quite a good copy; 168 pages
Book No.:
W-55165
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
SPAIN, canon law, criminal law
Author:
Beccaria, Cesare]
Title:
An Essay on Crimes and Punishments, Translated from the Italian; With a Commentary, Attributed to M. de Voltaire, Translated from the French. A New Edition
Publisher:
Printed by Bell & Murray, for W. Gordon and W. Creech, Edinburgh, 1778.
Description:
First Edinburgh edition of the seminal modern work on the theory of penology, translated from the Italian into twenty-two languages, inspiring Bentham, Blackstone, Romilly, Adams and Jefferson, and undergirding the movement for penal reform
Condition:
Contemporary marbled boards, rebacked, title dusty; a sound copy
Book No.:
W-67617
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
criminal law
Author:
Howard, John
Title:
The State of the Prisons in England and Wales, With Preliminary Observations, and an Account of Some Foreign Prisons and Hospitals. The Third Edition
Publisher:
Printed by William Eyres; and sold by T. Cadell [etc.], Warrington, 1784.
Description:
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf, half title backed, ex-library?, repairs; usable
Book No.:
W-62392
Price:
$ 750.00
Category:
criminal law, New York, prisons, Procedure
 
Author:
Bjerre, Andreas
Title:
The Psychology of Murder, A Study in Criminal Psychology
Publisher:
Longmans, Green & Co., London, 1927.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-55177
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
criminal law, law and psychology
Author:
Jones, William
Title:
An Inquiry into the Legal Mode of Suppressing Riots. With a Constitutional Plan of Future Defence. Second Edition
Publisher:
Printed for C. Dilly, in The Poultry, London, 1782.
Description:
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, a bit embrowned; attractive
Book No.:
W-15620
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
bailments, criminal law
 
Author:
Walker, Nigel
Title:
Punishment, Danger and Stigma, The Morality of Criminal Justice
Publisher:
Basil Blackwell, Oxford, 1980.
Description:
Inscribed on the front free endpaper to Gilbert Geis, noted criminologist and authority on all aspects of social deviance
Condition:
Presentation copy, sound, in a faded dustjacket
Book No.:
W-90104
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, Legal Ethics
 
Author:
Epstein, Robin, et al. (eds.)
Title:
The Legal Aspects of Contract Parole
Publisher:
American Correctional Association, College Park, 1976.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 96 pages
Book No.:
W-90105
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Penology, criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Fifth United Nations Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders. Report of the Australian Delegation
Publisher:
United Nations, Geneva, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps, a few leaves loose, but usable; 207 pages
Book No.:
W-90108
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
trials, Advocacy, criminal law, AUSTRALIA
 
Author:
Pearson, Edmund Lester
Title:
Studies in Murder
Publisher:
Macmillan, New York, 1924.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-54543
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Report of the Royal Commission to Investigate the Penal System of Canada
Publisher:
J.O. Patenaude, Ottawa, 1938.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue sewn wraps, worn but sound; 418 pages
Book No.:
W-43040
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
criminal law, CANADA
 
Author:
Glaser, Daniel, et al.
Title:
The Violent Offender
Publisher:
U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, 1966.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 39 pages
Book No.:
W-90115
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Beale, Joseph Henry
Title:
A Selection of Cases and Other Authorities Upon Criminal Law. Fourth Edition by Joseph Henry Beale and Nathan Ross Margold
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1928.
Description:
Last edition of one of the earliest criminal law casebooks in this country, first appearing in 1894 under the sole authorship of Professor Beale, who here takes on a co-editor for the first time
Condition:
Original cloth, worn, front hinge cracked, underlining; usable
Book No.:
W-67651
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
Casebooks, criminal law
 
Author:
West, D.J.
Title:
Murder Followed By Suicide, An Inquiry Carried Out For The Institute of Criminology, Cambridge
Publisher:
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1967.
Description:
Inscribed on the front free endpaper to Gilbert Geis, noted criminologist and authority on social deviance, and his wife: "To Gil and Robley Geis / from a fellow student of strange crimes / D.J. West / Aug 1977
Condition:
A sound presentation copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-90116
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Toch, Hans
Title:
Police, Prisons, and the Problem of Violence
Publisher:
National Institute of Mental Health, Rockville, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps, a bit soiled, but quite sound; 142 pages
Book No.:
W-90119
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
prisons, criminal law
 
Author:
Schumacher, Mary
Title:
Violent Offending, A Report on Recent Trends in Violent Offending and Some Characteristics of the Violent Offender
Publisher:
A.R. Shearer, Government Printer, Wellington, 1971.
Description:
A report from the Justice Department of New Zealand
Condition:
Stapled wraps, well-preserved; 62 pages
Book No.:
W-90120
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, NEW ZEALAND
 
Author:
Solomon, Peter H. (ed.)
Title:
Soviet Criminology, A Selective Bibliography
Publisher:
University of Cambridge, Institute of Criminology, Cambridge, 1969.
Description:
Condition:
Very worn, ex-library, typescript; usable only
Book No.:
W-17253
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Bibliography, SOVIET UNION, criminal law
 
Author:
Wolfgang, Marvin E., et al. (comps.)
Title:
Domestic Criminal Violence, A Selected Bibliography
Publisher:
U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, 1981.
Description:
Condition:
Oversized wraps, a bit wrinkled, but quite sound; 363 pages
Book No.:
W-90124
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
criminal law, Family Law, Mare Island Case, marriage, Bibliography
Author:
Coke, Edward
Title:
Les Reports de . . . diuers Resolutions, & Iudgements donnes auec graund deliberation, per les tresreuerended Iudges, & Sages de la ley . . . & les raisons, & causes des dits resolutions & iudgemts [etc]. S.T.C. 5494.3
Publisher:
Printed for the Company of Stationers [by A. Islip], London, 1619.
Description:
An early edition (the fifth) of the first part of Coke's reports, and the last to be printed during his lifetime, in Plucknett's words "extremely select [and] [b]eyond all doubt . . . the cream of the cream from Coke's collections"
Condition:
Contemporary calf, rebacked, one blank defective; a very good copy
Book No.:
W-67660
Price:
$ 1500.00
Category:
criminal law, reports of cases
 
Author:
Wolfgang, Marvin E., et al. (comps.)
Title:
Criminal Violence and Race, A Selected Bibliography
Publisher:
U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, 1981.
Description:
Condition:
Oversized stapled wraps, sound; 79 pages
Book No.:
W-90125
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
criminal law, Family Law, Mare Island Case, marriage, criminal law, Discrimination, Bibliography
 
Author:
Wolfgang, Marvin E., et al. (comps.)
Title:
Criminal Violence and Race, A Selected Bibliography
Publisher:
U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, 1981.
Description:
Condition:
Oversized stapled wraps, sound; 79 pages
Book No.:
W-90125
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
criminal law, Family Law, Mare Island Case, marriage, criminal law, Discrimination, Bibliography

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