REMARKABLE CONVICTIONS. By A Writer to the Signet [pseudonym]. Alexander? Kennedy.

REMARKABLE CONVICTIONS. By A Writer to the Signet [pseudonym]. Edinburgh: William P. Nimmo, 1865. Octavo, pp. [i-v] vi-vii [viii-x] [1] 2-260, original decorated brown cloth, front and rear panels stamped in blind, spine panel stamped in gold. First edition. A collection of criminal cases, some altered or composites of incidents in known cases, intended to illustrate the use of circumstantial evidence to establish the guilt of the defendant. Armorial bookplate of Joseph Anderton affixed to the front paste-down. Cloth worn at edges, gold stamping on spine panel very dull, lacks the front free endpaper and possibly a half title leaf, a good copy. (#153304).

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