Landesco, John [new introduction by Mark H. Haller] [Andrew A. Bruce, Clifford R. Shaw, Ernest W. Burgess] [Dust Wrapper design by Ed Hughes]

Published by The University of Chicago Press [1968], Chicago, 1968
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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press [1968]. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1968. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. No statement of printing on the copyright page so apparently this is the first printing of the second edition [first edition thus, and first separate edition of this part; the original three-part omnibus edition having been published in 1929]. "This second edition of Landesco's contribution to the Illinois Crime Survey of 1929 includes Andrew A. Bruce's Introduction to Survey of Organized Crime, as well as two appendices: The Juvenile Delinquent by Clifford R. Shaw + Summary and Recommendations by Ernest W. Burgess". "John Landesco's study of organized crime in Chicago during the 1910's and 1920's is probably the best analysis yet written of the place of organized criminal activity in the social structure of an American city". 293 pages, illustrated with tables [some incorporation maps], Appendix A: The Juevnile Delinquest, Appendix B: Summary and Recommendations, index. VG+/Near Fine copy [a few pin-prick speck-stains to the front free endpaper] in edgeworn VG+ Dust Wrapper with some creasing to the lower portion of the front panel, save for some tearing to the fore-edge corners and some scratching to the rear panel. . Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 52699

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Publisher: The University of Chicago Press [1968], Chicago

Publication Date: 1968

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition Thus.

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