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Professional criminals of America

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This edition was published in by Cassell & Company in New York.

Written in English

432 pages

Byrnes was the police chief of New York City. This is his compendium of the best known criminals circa 1885. Includes descriptions of the criminals, their nicknames, and in some cases their photos. The MO of each criminal is addressed. Just reading the nicknames for these people is interesting.

Note: there is also an 1896 edition with updates on many of the criminals mentioned here.

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Professional criminals of America

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Byrnes was the police chief of New York City. This is his compendium of the best known criminals circa 1885. Includes descriptions of the criminals, their nicknames, and in some cases their photos. The MO of each criminal is addressed. Just reading the nicknames for these people is interesting.

Note: there is also an 1896 edition with updates on many of the criminals mentioned here.

Professional criminals of America

This edition was published in by Cassell & Company in New York.


Edition Notes

Includes index.

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Library of Congress
HV6785 .B9

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24189302M
Internet Archive
cu31924096989177
LC Control Number
10019742
OCLC/WorldCat
1184566

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