London: Jonathan Cape, . Gilt cloth. Slight offset to endsheets from jacket flaps, spine very slightly cocked, otherwise a near fine, bright copy, in very good, modestly soiled dust jacket. Item #WRCLIT78649
First edition. Biographical sketches of serial and professional murderers: William Burke, J.-B. Troppmann, G. J. Smith, Henri Désiré Landru, and Fritz Haarmann.