Publisher:The World of Publishing Company, Cleveland and New York, 1966
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
The World of Publishing Company, 1966, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good (ex-library), Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
acknowledgements, foreword by F. Lee Bailey. Orange coloured cloth covered boards with gilt embossed titles to the front panel and gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Orange coloured tint to the top textblock edge. Plain text dustwrapper with black and red coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear dustwrapper panel. In 1954 the wife of Dr Sam Sheppard was murdered in a particularly brutal fashion. Within hours of the discovery of Marilyn Sheppard's body, her husband, Sam, was charged with her murder and went to trial. In this book, 12 years after the murder, Dr Sam Sheppard tells of his childhood, courtship and marriage to his wife, her death, the trial and of trying to vindicate his name, as he steadfastly denied murdering his wife. This book Is an Ex-Police College Library library rubber stamp to the free front end paper, occasionally on the front fore edge of the pages and to the rear free end paper. Library notes to the top right-hand corner of the rear paste-down and underneath the library stamp on the rear free end paper. Softening and fading to the backstrip with rubbing of the book corners and of the lower book edges. Light age toning of the textblock edges and pages with light browning of the endpapers. Shipping to the backstrip edges and to the lower right-hand corner of the front panel. Rubbing and creasing to the dustwrapper edges with rubbing of the dustwrapper panels and sunning will. quite noticeable sunning to the backstrip the red colouration of the title has faded considerably. Library notations to the lower backstrip edge. There is a2.5" tear to the lower left hand corner of the front panel. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , VIII - X, , 2-329,  pages,. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; United States; 1950s; Law & Criminal Studies. Inventory No: 0116091.