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Image for The Jews of Sing Sing:  Gotham Gangsters and Gonuvim ( Yiddish for Thieves )( Jewish Prisoners / Sing Sing Prison )( True Crime / Criminals )

The Jews of Sing Sing: Gotham Gangsters and Gonuvim ( Yiddish for Thieves )( Jewish Prisoners / Sing Sing Prison )( True Crime / Criminals )

By: Arons, Ron

Price: $15.77

Publisher: New Jersey, Fort Lee, New Jersey / N.J.: Barricade Books, 2008, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155448

ISBN: 1569803331

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 350 pages, b&w photos, ---"Sing-Sing prison opened in 1828, and since then, more than 7,000 Jews have served time in the famous correctional facility. The Jews of Sing-Sing is the first book to fully expose the scope of Jewish criminality over the past 150 years. Besides famous gangsters like Lepke Buchalter, thousands of Jews committed all types of crimes--from incest to arson to selling air rights ov... View more info

Image for Ready for the Plaintiff: A dramatic and brilliant trial lawyer recreates his colorful life in court )(AKA:  Blood Money ) -by Melvin M Belli ( F E Camps related)

Ready for the Plaintiff: A dramatic and brilliant trial lawyer recreates his colorful life in court )(AKA: Blood Money ) -by Melvin M Belli ( F E Camps related)

By: Belli, Melvin M ( F E [ Francis Edward ) Camps related)

Price: $32.93

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Charter Books, 1963, 1st Softcover Edition, First Printing: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Association Copy

Seller ID: 163774

Condition: Very Good (see description)


---------softcover, about 5.25w x 8h inches, a Very Good example, a bit of light rubbing, 338 pages, small chip and crease on rear panel, ---FRANCIS E CAMPS name stamp on the verso of the front panel, ---this book is from the collection of F E Camps / Francis Edward Camps, FRCP, FRCPath (28 June 1905 - 8 July 1972) was a famous English pathologist notable for his work on the cases of serial killer John Christie ( 10 Rillington Place ) and suspected serial killer John Bo... View more info

Image for Fit to be Tied:  Ontario's Murderous Past -by Terry Boyle -a Signed Copy

Fit to be Tied: Ontario's Murderous Past -by Terry Boyle -a Signed Copy

By: Boyle, Terry (signed)

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Polar Bear Press, 2001, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156098

ISBN: 1896757154

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------trade paperback, about 6.75 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, signed by Terry Boyle, 192 pages, contents include: Notes on the Hangmen; Introduction; The Melbourne Bank Robbery; an Alternative to Divorce in Port Hope; London Swings; Evil Visits the Goderich Fall Fair; Woodstock's Deadly Tea Leaves; the Ballad of a Murderer; the Love Sick Doctor; the Great Parry Sound Train Robbery; Bibliography, Photo Credits, Index, any image directly beside this listing is the a... View more info

Image for Dark Ambition:  The Shocking Crime of Dellen Millard & Mark Smich -by Ann Brocklehurst ( Ancaster / Hamilton, Ontario / True Crime )

Dark Ambition: The Shocking Crime of Dellen Millard & Mark Smich -by Ann Brocklehurst ( Ancaster / Hamilton, Ontario / True Crime )

By: Brocklehurst, Ann

Price: $17.09

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Viking / Penguin Canada, 2016, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163162

ISBN: 0670070149

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, 378 pages, b&w photos, ---"Tim Bosma was a happy young father with a promising future when he listed his pickup truck for sale online, went for a test drive with two strangers, and never returned. The story of the Hamilton man’s strange disappearance in May 2013 captured headlines across the country and took over social media, resonating with everyone who had ever taken a test drive or... View more info

The Desperate Ones: Forgotten Canadian Outlaws (includes: The Markham Gang; John Dillinger; etc)

By: Butts, Edward

Price: $11.81

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Dundurn Press, 2006, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151497

ISBN: 1550026100

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------trade paperback, a Near Fine copy, 221 pages, b&w photos, ---"They were among Canada's most desperate criminals, yet their names have been all but forgotten in the annals of history - until now! In their day these lawless men made headline news. Author Ed Butts has rescued their stories from dusty newspaper pages and polished them up for today's readers in this fascinating volume. --The Markham Gang introduced Canada West to organized crime long before an... View more info

Image for Befriend and Betray:  Infiltrating the Hells Angels, Bandidos and other Criminal Brotherhoods ( Hell's Angels )

Befriend and Betray: Infiltrating the Hells Angels, Bandidos and other Criminal Brotherhoods ( Hell's Angels )

By: Caine, Alex

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Random House Canada, 2008, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 147609

ISBN: 0307355942

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a faint stain on verso of the jacket, 296 pages, b&w photos, ---"The Hells Angels. The Bandidos. Asian triads. Russian mobsters and corrupt cops. Even the KKK. Just part of a day’s work for Alex Caine, an undercover agent who has seen it all. Alex Caine started life as a working-class boy from Quebec who always thought he’d end up in a blue-collar job. But after a tour in Vietnam and a str... View more info

Image for ANGEL DUST:  How the Outlaw Biker Gang Became a Criminal Empire -by Alex Caine ( an In Depth Look at the Big Business of the Hells Angels, from the Ultimate Insider )( Hell's Angels Motorcycle Club / Gang / Organized Crime )

ANGEL DUST: How the Outlaw Biker Gang Became a Criminal Empire -by Alex Caine ( an In Depth Look at the Big Business of the Hells Angels, from the Ultimate Insider )( Hell's Angels Motorcycle Club / Gang / Organized Crime )

By: Caine, Alex with John Lawrence Reynolds

Price: $32.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Viking / Penguin Random House, 2014, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156838

ISBN: 0143192922

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 6.25 x 9.25 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, feels unread, 280 pages, ---"A follow-up to Alex Caine’s bestselling Befriend and Betray and the third in his trilogy about big biker gangs, Angel Dust focuses on the Hells Angels. The Angels have built an empire, starting from their days as saddle tramps riding Harleys to becoming multi-millionaires driving high-end SUVs. The organization has moved deeper and deeper into leg... View more info

Image for Camps on Crime -by Francis E Camps (inc. More About Jack the Ripper; Colchester Taxi Cab Murder; Mummy of Rhyl; The Bonnyman Case; etc)

Camps on Crime -by Francis E Camps (inc. More About Jack the Ripper; Colchester Taxi Cab Murder; Mummy of Rhyl; The Bonnyman Case; etc)

By: Camps, Francis ( F Edward Camps ); Preface By Professor Sir Leon Radzinowicz

Price: $26.33

Publisher: England, Newton & Abbot, UK: David & Charles, 1973, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163804

ISBN: 071535941X

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine example, in a Very Good to Very Good+ dustjacket, 181 pages, b&w photos, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED ---GUARANTEED to be AVAILABLE/// View more info

Image for Go Boy ---a Memoir of Life Behind Bars  ---by Roger Caron  (includes a prison slang glossary )

Go Boy ---a Memoir of Life Behind Bars ---by Roger Caron (includes a prison slang glossary )

By: Caron, Roger, with a Foreword By Pierre Berton

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, On: Fleet / Nelson, 1982, 1st Fleet/Nelson Edition, First Printing: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157742

ISBN: 0176007865

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a Very Good copy with a wee bit of light edge rubbing, spine crease, small scratches on front panel, a tight square clean copy, a bit of age toning to paper, 317 pages, includes a glossary of prison slang, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Go Boy ---a Memoir of Life Behind Bars  ---by Roger Caron  (includes a prison slang glossary )

Go Boy ---a Memoir of Life Behind Bars ---by Roger Caron (includes a prison slang glossary )

By: Caron, Roger, with a Foreword By Pierre Berton

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Methuen, 1987, 1st Methuen Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157744

ISBN: 0458813206

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy with a wee bit of light edge rubbing, a tight square clean copy, a bit of age toning to paper, 317 pages, includes a glossary of prison slang, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Go Boy ---a Memoir of Life Behind Bars  ---by Roger Caron  (includes a prison slang glossary )

Go Boy ---a Memoir of Life Behind Bars ---by Roger Caron (includes a prison slang glossary )

By: Caron, Roger, with a Foreword By Pierre Berton

Price: $46.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Methuen, 1987, 1st Methuen Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162684

ISBN: 0458813206

Condition: Very Good (see description)


----------paperback, a solid Very Good copy with a wee bit of light edge rubbing, a tight square clean copy, a bit of age toning to paper, spine crease, 317 pages, includes a glossary of prison slang, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

Image for Go Boy ---a Memoir of Life Behind Bars  ---by Roger Caron  (includes a prison slang glossary )

Go Boy ---a Memoir of Life Behind Bars ---by Roger Caron (includes a prison slang glossary )

By: Caron, Roger, with a Foreword By Pierre Berton

Price: $51.41

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Methuen, 1987, 1st Methuen Edition, First Printing: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162685

ISBN: 0458813206

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------paperback, a solid Very Good+ copy with a wee bit of light edge rubbing, a tight square clean copy, a bit of age toning to paper, looks close to new --- 317 pages, includes a glossary of prison slang, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED/// View more info

MAFIA INC.: The Long, Bloody Reign of Canada's Sicilian Clan ( Organized Crime )

By: Cedilot, Andre and Andre Noel; Foreword By Pierre De Champlain

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Vintage Canada / Random House, 2012, 1st Edition Thus, First Printing: 2012

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 151623

ISBN: 0307360415

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light edge wear, 533 pages, b&w photos, ---"The runaway bestselling exposé about Canada's most infamous mafia family is finally available in English, updated to include shocking events and revelations that followed its newsmaking publication in Québec. --Queens, New York, 1981. When Alphonse "Sonny Red" Indelicato and two others are found dead in a vacant lot, police fail to solve t... View more info

The Biker Trials: Bringing Down the Hells Angels -by Paul Cherry ( Montreal / Quebec organized Crime / Motorcycle Gangs )( Hell's Angels / Nomad chapter )

By: Cherry, Paul

Price: $13.13

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: ECW Press, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152348

ISBN: 155022638X

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light wear, 404 pages, includes a cast of characters with b&w photos of the gang members, ---"The Quebec-chartered “Nomad” chapter of the Hells Angels had two specific goals: to monopolize the Quebec drug trade; and to expand that trade across other parts of Canada. Their war against rival dealer gangs escalated to a boiling point, taking the lives of dozens of gangsters and innocent people ... View more info

Image for The Biker Trials:  Bringing Down the Hells Angels -by Paul Cherry ( Montreal / Quebec organized Crime / Motorcycle Gangs )( Hell's Angels / Nomad chapter )

The Biker Trials: Bringing Down the Hells Angels -by Paul Cherry ( Montreal / Quebec organized Crime / Motorcycle Gangs )( Hell's Angels / Nomad chapter )

By: Cherry, Paul

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: ECW Press, 2005, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154279

ISBN: 155022638X

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Very Good+ copy with a bit of light wear, 404 pages, includes a cast of characters with b&w photos of the gang members, ---"The Quebec-chartered “Nomad” chapter of the Hells Angels had two specific goals: to monopolize the Quebec drug trade; and to expand that trade across other parts of Canada. Their war against rival dealer gangs escalated to a boiling point, taking the lives of dozens of gangsters and innocent people ... View more info

Condemned: Inside the Sing Sing Death House ( Prison / Correctional Facility ) ( Death Row Inmates / Executions )( electric chair photo on rear panel of jacket)

By: Christianson, Scott

Price: $13.13

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: New York University Press ( NYU ), 2000, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 150599

ISBN: 0814715966

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, 166 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Introduction; Death House; Arrival; Rules; Guards; Shrinks; Ties; cases; Clemency; Escape Attempts; Stay; The Letter; Thursday; The Chair; Witness; Resistance; Remains; Settling Up; Prisoners legally Executed at Sing Sing Prison, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for ON SOUTH MOUNTAIN:  The Dark Secrets of the Goler Clan -a Signed Copy ( Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia )( True Crime / Incest )

ON SOUTH MOUNTAIN: The Dark Secrets of the Goler Clan -a Signed Copy ( Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia )( True Crime / Incest )

By: Cruise, David (signed) and Alison Griffiths

Price: $105.53

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Viking, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 152679

ISBN: 0670873888

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, signed by CRUISE, 290 pages, contents include: The Mountain and the Valley; Man, God and the Godless; The Clans; Esther and the Mountain; White Rock; Sandra Comes in from the Cold; The Clan; A Bad Thing to Do to a Little Girl; Stella's Boys; And the Rest; The Women; The Other Side of the Clan; Conviction; In the Shadow of the South Mountain; Return to South Mountain; Epilogue --- from the f... View more info

Image for ON SOUTH MOUNTAIN:  The Dark Secrets of the Goler Clan ( Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia )( True Crime / Incest )

ON SOUTH MOUNTAIN: The Dark Secrets of the Goler Clan ( Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia )( True Crime / Incest )

By: Cruise, David and Alison Griffiths

Price: $98.93

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Viking, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162442

ISBN: 0670873888

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a lightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, ink name and address on front blank endpaper, 290 pages, contents include: The Mountain and the Valley; Man, God and the Godless; The Clans; Esther and the Mountain; White Rock; Sandra Comes in from the Cold; The Clan; A Bad Thing to Do to a Little Girl; Stella's Boys; And the Rest; The Women; The Other Side of the Clan; Conviction; In the Shadow of the South Mountain; Return to South Mount... View more info

Image for ON SOUTH MOUNTAIN:  The Dark Secrets of the Goler Clan ( Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia )( True Crime / Incest )

ON SOUTH MOUNTAIN: The Dark Secrets of the Goler Clan ( Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia )( True Crime / Incest )

By: Cruise, David and Alison Griffiths

Price: $52.73

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Penguin Books, 1998, 1st Softcover Edition, First Printing: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 163278

ISBN: 0140263691

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


-----------trade paperback, about 5.5w x 8.5h inches, a Very Good+ copy, a bit of very light edge wear, gift inscription on the verso of the front cover, , 290 pages, contents include: The Mountain and the Valley; Man, God and the Godless; The Clans; Esther and the Mountain; White Rock; Sandra Comes in from the Cold; The Clan; A Bad Thing to Do to a Little Girl; Stella's Boys; And the Rest; The Women; The Other Side of the Clan; Conviction; In the Shadow of the South Mo... View more info

Image for Autumn of Terror:  Jack the Ripper, His Crimes & Times -by Tom Cullen ( F E Camps Related)(aka When London Walked in Terror )

Autumn of Terror: Jack the Ripper, His Crimes & Times -by Tom Cullen ( F E Camps Related)(aka When London Walked in Terror )

By: Cullen, Tom ( A ) ( F E [ Francis Edward ) Camps related)

Price: $52.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: The Bodley Head, 1965, 1st Edition, 2nd Printing: 1965

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Signed (by Owner)

Seller ID: 163798

Condition: Near Fine (see desciption)


---------hardcover, a Very Good+ to Near Fine example, a bit of light rubbing to edges of boards, some dustiness to the upper edge of the text block, small booksellers label on the verso of the front cover ( Wildy & Sons Ltd of London ), in an attractive Good to Very Good dustjacket, light wear and rubbing, short tear in rear panel, old tape repair on verso of jacket, sunning to the spine, 254 pages, b&w photos and illustrations ------FRANCIS E CAMPSsignature ( F E Camps... View more info