This is a first printing of The Police Procedural by George N. Dove, published by Popular Press in 1982. In the late 1940s and early 1950s a new kind of detective story appeared on the scene. This was a story in which the mystery is solved by regular police detectives, usually working in teams and using ordinary police routines.
Pictures are of the book you'll receive - no dust jacket. This is a first edition hard cover book that is in good condition. No writing or highlighting in the book. Binding is good. A little staining on outside of pages and the cover is faded at edges.
You will find us lower than most at comparable condition! PALGRAVE /MACMILLAN, 2012. 1st ed quality softcover 207pp. We are not here over the weekend to deal with correspondence. Billing will be Mon for weekend close.
Bill Pronzini. Inscribed on the title page by Bill to fellow author Jake Tanner. Signed / Inscribed. Publisher: Delacorte Press 1992 number line first edition h/c with d/j in very good condition. Light edge wear, spine sun to jacket.