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New York: Scribner, 1929. Illus., mostly facsimiles. vi, 296pp. 8vo, orange cloth, d.w. chipped and lightly soiled, small area of light soiling to margin of page 37. New York: Scribner's 1929. First Edition Crime cases of handwriting expert David N. Carvalho. Claire Carvalho based the text on detailed conversations with her father.
London: Charles Dilly, 1781. Portrait frontispiece. 192 pages, 12mo, contemporary calf boards, rebacked, red morocco label; (binding rubbed; contents clean). London: Charles Dilly, 1781. Very good. Second Edition. Uncommon. Dodd (1729-1777), minister and noted forger, had a meteoric early rise in his career, eventually becoming Court Chaplain. However, having incurred a great many debts from living "the good life" of Hannover Square, his name was struck from the list of Chaplains. He was arrested, imprisoned and hanged for forging the.....
New York: Columbia University Press, 1928. Illustrated. Folio, 109 pages, 3/4 brown morocco, g.t. deckled edges, felt lined brown cloth box. New York: Columbia University Press, 1928. Limited Edition. Fine. One of only 7 lettered copies printed by the Strawberry-Hill Press on Fabriano Italian handmade paper.