Title Criminal Life. Reminiscences of Forty-Two Years as a Police Officer. (SIGNED).
Publisher John Heywood, Manchester. n.d.
Seller ID 5521
First edition. Presentation copy from the Author - "With the Author's compliments" to title page. xi. 322pp. Portrait frontis., with tissue guard. Handsomely produced book on fine paper, decorated with head and tail pieces. Dec. initial letters and facsimile of envelope and letter. Orig. light maroon cloth gilt. E/ps browned. Ownership plates to front and rear pastedowns. The pages are unusually fresh and clean. The inner hinge is sl. visible at centre of book, but otherwise the whole is sound. A splendid copy of a scarce presentation item. Bent spent 42 years in the Lancashire Constabulary.
TRUE CRIME and LAW Police police Lancashire Constabulary