SCARCE 1963 1st Ed 'Famous Investigators' w/ Lithograph Art - True Crime Stories / Anthology / Detective / YA
This is a BRILLIANT anthology for the young adult. 8 exciting 'True Crime' stories featuring world famous detectives and investigators.
VIBRANT color cover, fantastic illustration; a must have collector's item. Publisher: Whitman Publishing Co., Copyright, 1963. No ISBN.
Famous Investigators is part of the popular "Real Life Stories" series written by Deming. Also, author of popular television series; Mod Squad & Dragnet, and a Hardy Boys book.
VIBRANT blue lithograph illustrations & illustrated endpapers. Several full page and 1/2 page color plates.
Photos do not fully capture color hues & detail on cover and in drawings; wait until you see up close. OUTSTANDING!!
The Case of the Cat BURGLAR - Robert Fabian,
The Case of the Reno Roundup - Alan Pinkerton,
The Case of the MISSING Jewels - Raymond Schindler,
The Fontaine Case- Francois - Eugene Vidocq,
The Boss's Case - John Edgar Hoover,
The Case of the ESCAPE Artist - Frances Phillips,
The Case of the Fair Play - William Tilghman,
The CASE of Defend or Die - William Campbell,
and From the Very Beginning.
Hardcover, BRILLIANT glossy pictorial boards, back marbled w/ center box- Real Life stories. Illustrations VIBRANT. No dust jacket as issued.
Illustrated endpapers, 210 pp, 7" x 6". Binding tight. NOT ex-lib. Excellent vintage condition.
Cover fine/bright/clean-light shelfwear-light corner bumping. Pages excellent/very good/bright/clean-some toning-fbep-some light stains.
Priced to SELL; retail value over $30.
Item ID: BK1573
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