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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: FITZGERALD, JACK. Title: Too Many Parties, Too Many Pals.
Description: Jesperson, (St. John's, Newfoundland, 1982).. 118 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H), soft cover. B&w photos. "..covers celebrated criminal cases in Newfoundland spanning 200 years of history..brings to light many unknown but interesting criminal cases such as the murder of Pat Yetman at Cape Broyle by an American banking skipper, the Michael Whelan story in which Whelan after being sentenced for murder, escapes from Her Majesty's Penitentiary and is never recaptured, and the graveyard crime of James Murphy of Harbour Main..covers more recent crimes such as the infamous Dr. Alfred Valdmanis story, tracing his life from Latvia to Berlin during the Second World War and then into great detail on the method he used to defraud the Newfoundland Government of $470,000.." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light edge wear, light rubbing, 1" tear at bottom of front hinge - archivally taped, a few small soft creases on front cover, hinge creases. G+.
Keywords: Newfoundland, Criminal Cases, True Crime, Murder, Pat Yetman,Cape Broyle, Michael Whelan, James Mursphy, Harbour Main, Dr. Alfred Valdmanis, Ethel Tucker, St. Phillips, Minnie Kelly, Esther Hefferman, Guillotine Execution, St. Pierre, Justice, Escap
Price: US$ 17.50 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 13816
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