New York: Richard K. Fox, Proprietor Police Gazette, 1881.
First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Item #047104
Browned, cover and first blank lacking bottom right corner, rear cover and last few pages with loss at bottom edge, few bfore that with small tape repair. - minor edge chips and creasing. Scarce in libraries and commerce, even though later editions claimed 95,000 copies sold. 23 illustrations (not including ads). 76pp with 6 pages of ads at rear.
A cautionary volume of sirens, muggings, honey pots, and the myriad vagaries of street life. No doubt, like many similar volumes, used as a guide as well as for titillation. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: History; Inventory No: 047104.