San Francisco: James H. Barry, 1910. First. hardcover. Illus. xii, 657pp. 8vo, brown cloth, edges of corners bumped and worn, spine ends rubbed. San Francisco: James H. Barry, 1910. First Edition. good.
Author was the San Francisco captain of police. The text includes 110 criminal cases going back to 1830. Pages 1-188 are on San Francisco cases, pages 189-306 are on Pacific Coast cases, and pages 307-657 are on cases in the rest of the United States. There are red pencil marks in the margins of the table of contents and ink annotations on the last blank page.