THE TRIALS OF PATRICK CARRAHER. Patrick Carraher, George Blake.


Pp. xiv+278, 12 plates, 2 folding plans, the title page printed in red & black, chronological table, appendix; red cloth, spine lettered and ruled in gilt, upper board decorated in blind, the boards slightly canted, bottom fore-corner of upper board bruised; price-clipped dust wrapper, faintly soiled, edges slightly rubbed and split, the backstrip lightly foxed, small surface graze (from removal of price sticker?) at foot of front flap; a little light foxing; William Hodge & Company, Limited, London, 1951. First edition. Notable British Trials series, Volume 74. *Known as 'the Fiend of the Gorbals', Patrick Carraher (1906-1946) was tried twice for murder in Glasgow (in 1938 and 1946). Item #145130

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