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A Detective's Story

£12.99

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George Hatherill joined the Metropolitan Police in 1919, transferred to the CID in 1931, and became its commander in 1954. His career culminated in his work on the Great Train Robbery. He was responsible for the introduction of many new methods and techniques to increase the efficiency of the CID. No one know more than he about the realities of the detective's life. He was awarded the CBE in 1964.

This 1971 first edition is in a reasonable condition overall. The unpriceclipped dustjacket is yellowing and is torn at the foot of the spine and there is a small tear at the top edge of the front cover. The green cloth boards are gilt-stamped on the spine. There is a slight brown stain on the edge of the flyleaf. This volume is complete with an original 'review copy' slip from Andre Deutsch.

Item details

Author(s):
George Hatherill of Scotland Yard
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
22cmx15cmx2.5cm
Edition:
1971 first edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0233963227
ISBN-13:
9780233963228
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Deutsch
Title:
A Detective's Story

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George Hatherill joined the Metropolitan Police in 1919, transferred to the CID in 1931, and became its commander in 1954. His career culminated in his work on the Great Train Robbery. He was responsible for the introduction of many new methods and techniques to increase the efficiency of the CID. No one know more than he about the realities of the detective's life. He was awarded the CBE in 1964.

This 1971 first edition is in a reasonable condition overall. The unpriceclipped dustjacket is yellowing and is torn at the foot of the spine and there is a small tear at the top edge of the front cover. The green cloth boards are gilt-stamped on the spine. There is a slight brown stain on the edge of the flyleaf. This volume is complete with an original 'review copy' slip from Andre Deutsch.

Author(s):
George Hatherill of Scotland Yard
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
22cmx15cmx2.5cm
Edition:
1971 first edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0233963227
ISBN-13:
9780233963228
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Deutsch
Title:
A Detective's Story

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