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Title:Crimes Discreetly Veiled
Price:AUD$24.80 (about USD$19.20)
Item ID:SB00-0106300
Publisher:Cooper Book Company, London, 1958
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Condition:Very Good
Dust Jacket:Good
Cooper Book Company, 1958, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First

foreword by the Rt. Hon. Lord Hankey, list of maps, and index. The text is illustrated with four black and white maps. Green coloured cloth covered boards with black coloured titles to the backstrip. Plain text dustwrapper, with yellow coloured background with red coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. In this book the author takes seven international crimes, which for political expediency, have become obscured and subject to myth making. For example the great Stalin myth put out by Hitler when he invaded the USSR in 1941 and not repudiated until 1954 by Khrushchev. A little bumping and rubbing to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and light shelf wear to the lower book edges. Bumping to the rear book corners. Browning and foxing to the text block edges, worse to the top text block edge. Light browning and foxing to the endpapers and light browning to the internal pages. Rubbing to the dustwrapper corners. Rubbing, creasing and a little chipping to the head and to the heel of the backstrip and rubbing and creasing to the dustwrapper edges. There has been light fading of the backstrip and handling marks to both the front and back panels and particularly along either side of the backstrip area. There is a small triangular piece missing from the backstrip region, 1 inch from the lower edge, with an associated tear running the full width of the backstrip. There is a 0.5 " tear to the lower right-hand corner of the rear backstrip area. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XIV, 240 pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government ; True Crime ; History -- Europe ; WW II; Military & Warfare. Inventory No: 0106300.
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