G. Mace - Mon musée criminel - 1890

Description
G. Mace - Mon musée criminel - 1890
History, Illustrated, Psychology - Quantity: 1 - tipped in plates - Book

An intriguing work of criminal anthropology and psychology, with plenty for the voyeur.

There are 34 photographic plates in this octavo (255 page) volume.

A work which contains precious observations and numerous accounts of various facts, illustrated with more than 300 photographs of criminals, corpses, exhibits etc.

The author, Gustave Macé (1835-1904), was the 'chef de la sûreté (préfecture de police de Paris)' from 1879 to 1884.

Excellent condition.

Reference: Le Clère, Bibliographie de la Police, #678.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Illustrated, Psychology
Author/ Illustrator
G. Mace
Book Title
Mon musée criminel
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1890
Edition
1st Edition
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Paris, G. Charpentier et Cie
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Extras
tipped in plates
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