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Great crimes of the century

Carpozi, George, Jr

Great crimes of the century

no. 6

by Carpozi, George, Jr

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Published by Manor Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesWeird murderers
StatementGeorge Carpozi, Jr
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 853 vol. 30
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24509634M
LC Control Number97822049

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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Great crimes and trials of the twentieth century by Paul Begg, , Colour Library Direct edition, in EnglishPages: A as.P 2. PUBLIC WRONGS. BOOK IV. CH. 1. as principals or acceffories ; fourthly, the feveral fpecies of crimes, with the punifhment annexed to each by the laws of England ; fifthly, the means of preventing their perpetration ; and, fixthly, the method of inflicting thofe punifhments, which the law has annexed to each feveral crime and mifdemefnor.


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