Garden City, New York: Garden City Publishing Co. 8vo. 319 pp. Black cloth. Very good. / Several closed tears at top edge of dust jacket otherwise jacket is crisp, clean and very good. Item #183
One of the great lawyers of all time gives here the inside history of many famous trials. Written so that every layman can understand them, these stories are among the most dramatic and fascinating in the world. Among the trials here recorded are: the trials of Mary, Queen of Scots, Thomas Wentworth, Lord Mohun, Spencer Cowper, Captain Kidd, the Wardens, Dr Dodd, Warren Hastings, Deacon Brodie, The plot to Murder Mr. Lloyd George, Fire and Earthquake in Jamaica, Sir Roger Casement, The German Hospital Ship, The "Veronica" Murders, The Marconi Scandal, Ethel le Neve: Crippen's Mistress, The Frauds on the Bank of Liverpool.