TRIAL OF GEORGE HENRY LAMSON. George Henry Lamson, Hargrave L. Adam.


Pp. 216, 5 plates, the title page printed in red & black, table of dates, appendices; demy 8vo; red cloth, spine lettered and ruled in gilt, boards a trifle warped; price-clipped dust wrapper, edges a trifle creased and split, backstrip slightly browned; the free endpapers faintly offset, William Hodge and Company, Edinburgh, 1951. Second edition. *First published in 1912. Dr. Lamson was tried in 1882 at the Old Bailey, London, for the murder of his nephew, Percy Malcolm John, in one of the few cases recorded where the poison used was aconitine. Item #145184

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