Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1968. Hardcover. 8vo. Black cloth with gilt spine lettering, dust jacket. xii, 656pp. Very good/very good. Faint spotting to top page edges; small stain on leaf 389-90 (pretend it's blood, but not bloody likely); jacket lightly age toned, with single archivally closed (on verso) edge tear and mild wear at spine head and tail. Item #44409
A tight and nice first edition of this (to cite front jacket panel) "anatomy of a celebrity murder trial" -- that of New Jersey physician Carl Coppolino, defended by famed defense attorney F. Lee Bailey. Interesting autograph addition: Front flyleaf bears a fine, archival decorative-edged bookplate boldly signed by Bailey in black ballpoint.