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Author:
Hollis, Christopher
Title:
The Homicide Act, The First Thorough Examination of How the Homicide Act Has Been Working in Practice
Publisher:
Victor Gollancz Ltd., London, 1964.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-14027
Price:
$ 35.00
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:
Hale, Matthew
Title:
History of the Common Law [etc.] [with] An Analysis of the Civil Part of the Law. The Fourth Edition
Publisher:
Printed by W. Strahan and M. Woodfall . . . for T. Cadell [etc.], London, 1779.
Description:
The best early edition of Hale's classic works, prepared by Charles Runnington who (in Holdsworth's words) "prefixed a life of Hale, and added very extensive notes"; Hale's 'Analysis', though not called for by the title page, is appended
Condition:
Modern cloth-backed marbled boards, a bit embrowned, but sound
Book No.:
W-66012
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
criminal law, witchcraft, sheriffs, justices of peace, poor law, English 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:
Morland, Nigel
Title:
An Outline of Sexual Criminology
Publisher:
Hart Publishing Co., New York, 1967.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-15700
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Crime and the Abuse of Power: Offences and Offenders beyond the Reach of the Law?
Publisher:
International Penal and Penitentiary Foundation, Milan, 1980.
Description:
Contributions to the Sixth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and the Treatment of Offenders
Condition:
Wraps, a bit soiled, but a sound copy; 95 pages
Book No.:
W-90355
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Liktorius, Alvita and David J. Stang
Title:
Altruism, Bystander Intervention, and Helping Behavior: A Bibliography
Publisher:
N.p., 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps; 44 photocopied pages
Book No.:
W-90236
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Chappell, Duncan, et al.
Title:
Criminal Investigation: A Selective Literature Review and Bibliography
Publisher:
Criminology Research Centre, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, 1981.
Description:
States "Not for publication, citation, or further distribution."
Condition:
Plastic spiral-bound wraps; 78 pages
Book No.:
W-90283
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law, Bibliography
 
Author:
Wilson, Paul R.
Title:
The Other Side of Rape
Publisher:
University of Queensland Press, St. Lucia, 1978.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps with a bit of ink underlining, presentation copy
Book No.:
W-90087
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Rape, women's law, 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:
Kirchoff, Gerd Ferdinand
Title:
Basic Concepts in Victimology
Publisher:
Inter University Centre, Dubrovnik, 1989.
Description:
Lecture to a course, "The Victim and the Criminal Justice System"
Condition:
Stapled wraps, photocopied; 19 pages
Book No.:
W-90162
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, Victimology
 
Author:
Petersilia, Joan
Title:
Expanding Options for Criminal Sentencing
Publisher:
Rand Corporation, Santa Monica, 1987.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps; 110 pages
Book No.:
W-90357
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, Penology
 
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:
Rubin, Sol
Title:
Psychiatry and Criminal Law, Illusions, Fictions, and Myths
Publisher:
Oceana Publications, Inc., Dobbs Ferry, 1965.
Description:
Inscribed on the front free endpaper to Gilbert Geis, note criminologist and authority on all aspects of social deviance: "Gil -- Warmest regards to a sensitive & understanding guy. Sol"
Condition:
Black cloth, a bit faded, but quite sound
Book No.:
W-90218
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, law and psychiatry
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:
Moley, Raymond
Title:
Our Criminal Courts
Publisher:
Minton, Balch & Company, New York, 1930.
Description:
The highly regarded survey partly underwritten by the Council for Research in the Social Sciences at Columbia, written by one of Franklin Roosevelt's Brain Trusters and most intimate advisers, long active in the reform of the courts
Condition:
Original black cloth, gilt, the spine dull; a usable copy
Book No.:
W-62411
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law
 
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:
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:
Kuhlhorn, Eckart and Bo Svensson
Title:
Crime Prevention
Publisher:
National Council for Crime Prevention, Stockholm, 1982.
Description:
Condition:
Wraps, a bit worn, but sound; 319 pages
Book No.:
W-90063
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, SWEDEN
Author:
Title:
The Trial of Thomas Hardy for High Treason, at the Sessions House in the Old Bailey [etc.]. Taken in Short-hand By Joseph Gurney. Four Volumes in Two
Publisher:
Sold by Martha Gurney, Bookseller, Holborn Hill, London, 1794-95.
Description:
The most extensive of all the reports of the trial including "one of the great speeches of [Erskine's] career", securing Hardy's acquittal in the first major treason trial of 1794, as the French Revolution's effects swirled throughout England
Condition:
Modern brown cloth, gilt, some foxing and staining, a few tears, the binding a bit strained, yet a good usable set
Book No.:
W-70759
Price:
$ 1250.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Tonry, Michael and Norval Morris
Title:
Crime and Justice, An Annual Review of Research. Volume 3
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1981.
Description:
Seven essays, including Michael Ignatieff's "State, Civil Society, and Total Institutions: A Critique of Recent Social Histories of Punishment"
Condition:
Gray cloth, a good copy
Book No.:
W-90225
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, Penology
Author:
Title:
Central Criminal Court. Calendar of Prisoners, For the Session Commencing On Tuesday, the 8th day of January, 1924 [through 1970]. Eighteen Volumes
Publisher:
Printed by Merser & Sons, Ltd. [imprint varies], London, 1924-70.
Description:
A rare, almost half-century run of Old Bailey prisoners' monthly calendars, an estimated 50,000 accused, providing their names, ages, occupations, and the crimes charged, described with specificity; in no source consulted, including RLIN & OCLC
Condition:
Blue buckram and unbound as issued, ex Law Society; quite sound
Book No.:
W-67483
Price:
$ 3500.00
Category:
criminal law
Author:
Deacon, Edward E.
Title:
A Digest of the Criminal Law of England; As Altered by the Recent Statutes for the Consolidation and Improvement of it [with] A Supplement to Deacon's Digest of The Criminal Law of England . . . by W.M. Hindmarch. Three Volumes [complete]
Publisher:
Printed by A. Strahan . . . for Saunders and Benning [etc.], London, 1831-36.
Description:
First edition of the exhaustive compilation by an Inner Temple barrister ("a thorough and cautious commentator" in the words of Leon Radzinowicz) undertaken during the midst of the great nineteenth century reforms of English criminal law
Condition:
Contemporary calf, quite worn, rebacked, a clean usable set, the bindings similar, though not identical, in appearance
Book No.:
W-75994
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
criminal law, digests
Author:
Maitland, F.W. (ed.)
Title:
Select Pleas of the Crown
Publisher:
Bernard Quaritch [for the Selden Society], London, 1955.
Description:
The reissue of the Selden Society's first annual volume, with Maitland's substantial introduction, "set[ting] a high standard for future editors", in John Baker's words, and permitting valuable generalizations on the records of the Royal courts
Condition:
Original blue buckram, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-68099
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
courts, criminal law, MEDIEVAL
 
Author:
Halleck, Seymour L.
Title:
The Mentally Disordered Offender
Publisher:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, 1986.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps; 215 pages
Book No.:
W-30858
Price:
$ 12.50
Category:
insanity, criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Repertoire General des Causes Celebres Anciennes et Modernes, Redige par une Societe d'Hommes de Lettres, sous la Direction de B. Saint-Edme [etc.]. Deuxieme Serie--Tome III [and IV] [only]
Publisher:
Louis Rosier, Editeur, Paris, 1854.
Description:
The first volume devoted to the Girondins and Philippe Egalite, with the second to eight matters, including several women, among them Madame Bolard and the Comtesse du Barri
Condition:
Marbled boards, rebacked in cloth, the front board detached; a working copy
Book No.:
W-91737
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
trials, criminal law, FRANCE
 
Author:
Farrington, David P. and Roger Tarling (eds.)
Title:
Prediction in Criminology
Publisher:
State University of New York Press, Albany, 1985.
Description:
Condition:
Green cloth, a good copy
Book No.:
W-90365
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law
 
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:
General Deterrence, A Conference on Current Research and Standpoints
Publisher:
National Council for Crime Prevention, Stockholm, 1975.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps; 386 pages
Book No.:
W-90210
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Courts
Publisher:
Nat'l Advisory Commission on Crim. Justice Standards & Goals, Washington, 1973.
Description:
Condition:
Oversized printed wraps; 358 pages
Book No.:
W-30575
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, courts
Author:
Title:
The Tryal and Condemnation of Sir John Friend . . . For Conspiring to Raise Rebellion in These Kingdoms . . . Who upon full Evidence was found Guilty of High-Treason, at the Sessions-House in the Old Bayly [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed for Brabazon Aylmer, at the Three Pigeons [etc.], London, 1696.
Description:
The penultimate instance under English law (the last the next day) in which a defendant was charged with treason and hanged without benefit of counsel, Friend arraigned just two days before Parliament enacted enabling legislation
Condition:
A good copy, in a modern 1/4 calf gilt over marbled boards
Book No.:
W-59212
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
Author:
Miller, John
Title:
An Inquiry into the Present State of the Statute and Criminal Law of England
Publisher:
John Murray, Albemarle Street, London, 1822.
Description:
The rare work written by a Lincoln's Inn barrister, expanding upon his influential rebuttal of the Report from the Select Committee on Criminal Laws, amounting (in Radzinowicz's words) to what "may well be called the 'Counter-Report'"
Condition:
Contemporary 3/4 calf over marbled boards, rebacked, a trifle worn, but well-preserved; three copies in OCLC, none in North America
Book No.:
W-75970
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
reports of cases, criminal law, Acts
 
Author:
Walker, Marcia J. and Stanley L. Brodsky (eds.)
Title:
Sexual Assault, The Victim and the Rapist
Publisher:
Lexington Books, Lexington, 1976.
Description:
Condition:
Red cloth, the boards a bit warped, but quite usable
Book No.:
W-90086
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
Rape, criminal law, women's law
 
Author:
Morris, Norval
Title:
Madness and the Criminal Law
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1982.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-54061
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, insanity
 
Author:
Title:
Criminal Victimization in the United States, 1987. A National Crime Survey Report
Publisher:
U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, 1987.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, oversized, worn but sound; 113 pages
Book No.:
W-90232
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
criminal law, Victimology
 
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:
Title:
An Impartial Account of the Trial of the Lord Co[r]nwallis. Wing I78
Publisher:
N.p., London, 1679.
Description:
One of the last trials in the Court of the Lord High Steward, its procedure to be distinguished from trials of peers in the House of Lords; presided over by Heneage Finch, with Serjeant Maynard and Sir William Jones, among others, for the prosecution
Condition:
Modern wraps, a very little embrowned, but sound; 12 pages
Book No.:
W-43471
Price:
$ 300.00
Category:
trials, criminal law
 
Author:
Weinreb, Lloyd
Title:
Denial of Justice, Criminal Process in the United States
Publisher:
Free Press, New York, 1977.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-47505
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law, Casebooks, jurisprudence
Author:
Kelyng, John
Title:
A Report of Divers Cases in Pleas of the Crown, Adjudged and Determined . . . With Directions for Justices of the Peace and Others . . . From the Original Manuscript, under his own Hand [etc.]
Publisher:
Printed for Isaac Cleave, next Door to Serjeants-Inn [etc.], London, 1708.
Description:
First edition of the first reports exclusively devoted to English criminal law, reflecting Kelyng's career both while a criminal lawyer and after becoming Chief Justice of King's Bench; seen posthumously through the press by Lord Holt
Condition:
Contemporary calf, quite worn, rebacked, embrowning; a sound copy
Book No.:
W-66169
Price:
$ 850.00
Category:
reports of cases, criminal law
 
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:
Richmond, A. B.
Title:
Intemperance and Crime, Leaves from the Diary of an Old Lawyer [bound with] Court and Prison, Leaves from the Diary of an Old Lawyer
Publisher:
Meadville Publishing House, Meadville, 1883.
Description:
Condition:
Contemporary 3/4 leather, defective; a working copy
Book No.:
W-16674
Price:
$ 50.00
Category:
Liquor & Drink, criminal law
 
Author:
Pye, A. Kenneth
Title:
A Preliminary Survey of the Federal Probation System
Publisher:
Georgetown University Law Center.
Description:
Condition:
Stapled wraps, a sound copy; 59 pages
Book No.:
W-30945
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
criminal law
Author:
Darrow, Clarence
Title:
Plea of Clarence Darrow, in his own Defense to the Jury that exonerated him of the charge of bribery at Los Angeles August - 1912
Publisher:
Golden Press, Los Angeles, 1912.
Description:
Arguably Darrow's most brilliant speech, personally defending himself against the charge of jury-tampering, still spellbinding, the jury acquitting Darrow in a half hour; without the portrait but with the original mailing envelope
Condition:
Original printed wraps, quite pretty and well preserved; 59 pages
Book No.:
W-41115
Price:
$ 200.00
Category:
criminal law, Legal Ethics, Law and Literature
 
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:
Haynes, Fred E.
Title:
Criminology
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., New York, 1930.
Description:
Condition:
Very worn and stained, some pencilling; usable only
Book No.:
W-16477
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
Bench and Bar, criminal law, legal reform
Author:
Eden, William]
Title:
Principles of Penal Law. The Second Edition
Publisher:
Printed for B. White. . .and T. Cadell [etc.], London, 1771.
Description:
Condition:
Contemporary sheep, joints cracked; a sound copy
Book No.:
W-49552
Price:
$ 450.00
Category:
criminal law
 
Author:
Title:
Lives, Trials, Behaviour, Execution and Last Dying Words of Arthur Thistlewood, William Davidson, James Ings, John Thomas Brunt, and Richard Tidd, For High Treason
Publisher:
Printed by J. & T Sweet, Strood, London.
Description:
Condition:
Modern card protective covers, original self sewn illustrated wraps, quite worn and fragile, yet usable; 8 pages
Book No.:
W-19881
Price:
$ 437.50
Category:
criminal law, trials
 
Author:
Zilboorg, Gregory
Title:
The Psychology of the Criminal Act and Punishment
Publisher:
Harcourt, Brace and Company, New York, 1954.
Description:
Based on Dr. Zilboorg's Isaac Ray Lectures at Yale
Condition:
A sound copy in a taped dustjacket
Book No.:
W-44805
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
criminal law, law and psychiatry
Author:
Title:
The Tryals of Thomas Walcot, William Hone, William Lord Russell, John Rous & William Blagg. For High-Treason, For Conspiring The Death of the King, And raising a Rebellion in This Kingdom. At the Sessions-House in the Old-Baily [etc.]. Wing T2265
Publisher:
Printed for Richard Royston, Benjamin Took and Charles Mearn, London, 1683.
Description:
The principal contemporary account of the trial of the plot's conspirators, leading to the execution of Lord Russell (and Algernon Sydney) and contributing mightily if indirectly to the Glorious Revolution and the reform of the English law of treason
Condition:
Modern 1/4 calf, somewhat dusty, edges cut close; quite sound
Book No.:
W-66563
Price:
$ 650.00
Category:
trials, 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 [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

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