New York. 1869. 287pp. plus frontispiece map. Modern green cloth, spine gilt lettered. Institutional ink and blind stamps on titlepage. Light tanning. Good plus. Item #WRCAM53861
"Holmes was beaten to death with stones by Andrews, whom he had named as his heir in his will. The defendant pleaded insanity and self- defense, for he had had to fight off Holmes' attempted act of sodomy" - McDade. A sordid tale. McDADE 13. SABIN 18802.