Hardback. A memoir - the story of Cincinnati, Ohio's famous defence attorney William "Foss" Hopkins. The author starts right from the beginning of what led him to become a defence lawyer in over 550 murder cases. He fought to defend the falsely accuse,d going on to point out the failures of the court system to protect them, unless they were wealthy enough to pay for a lawyer like "Foss" to defend them. He also maintained an interest in the workings of the death penalty. Cases featured include amongst others : The Edythe Klumpp Case, The Harry Gold Affair and the Cincinnati Meter Reader Trial. 344pp. 8vo. h/back. From the library of true crime writer, Wilfred Gregg, with his personal b/plate. Vg. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: MURDER IS MY BUSINESS
Publisher: The World Publishing Co.
Publication Date: 1970
Binding: Hardcover / Hardback
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First edition.
Book Description World Pub. Co., New York, 1970. hardcover. Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP97339417
Book Description World, 1970. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. First Edition. Inscribed to previous owners, signed, and dated by author on front free endpaper. Black boards little rubbed, spine lean. Interior clean, binding secure. Jacket rubbed and edgeworn with tears and creases.Your purchase benefits literacy and summer reading programs in Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio. We ship every business day. All books ship in cardboard bookfolds with delivery confirmation. Seller Inventory # 023779
Book Description World, 1970. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. First Printing. Signed by Hopkins on front free endpaper, just under and to the left of previous owner's name and address. Light wear to boards. Interior clean and secure. Jacket gently rubbed and edgeworn. Autobiography of the infamous Cincinnati attorney.Your purchase benefits literacy and summer reading programs in Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio. We ship every business day. All books ship in cardboard bookfolds with delivery confirmation. Seller Inventory # 023340
Book Description The World Publishing Company, 1970. Hardcover. Condition: Collectible: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. New York: The World Publishing Company, 1970. Second printing. Hardcover. 344 pp. Very good, in a very good price clipped jacket. Book has lightly bumped spine ends. Jacket has a touch of edge wear and slight creases. Signed by author, William Foster Hopkins, on front free endpaper. Signed by Author. Seller Inventory # 057290