You're A Crook! : An Encyclopedia of Canadian Criminal Law for Every Man and Woman.

By: WAINBERG, J.M.

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WAINBERG, J.M. You're A Crook! : An Encyclopedia of Canadian Criminal Law for Every Man and Woman. Toronto : Golden Books of America, Publishers, 135 Yonge Street, (1945). Pp (4),[9]-100. 8vo, illustrated paper covers with cover art (by L. Orenstein) of blind Justice with sword & scales. Cover title: You're A Crook! : A Canadian Law Encyclopedia. With "Know your legal rig hts!" as a banner across the bottom. The author (1906-) was an Ontario lawyer. An almost lurid production, with an ad for Arcade Mail Order Co.'s "Howto Hypntize" on the rear cover. Chapters : 1. Parties and offences; 2. Exc uses; 3. Offences against Police Officers; 4. Offences by Police Officers; 5. Arrests Without Warrant; 6. Arrests With Warrant; 7. Search Warrants; 8.Escape; 9. Misleading Justice; 10. False Pretences; 11. Theft ; 12. Receiv ing; 13. Burglary and Housebreaking; 14. Robbery ; 15. Arson; 16. Intimidation, Threats; 17. Moneylenders; 18. Trade Offences; 19. Secret Commissions;20. Forgery; 21. Counterfeiting; 22. Desertion from Services; 23. Sedition ; 24. Libel; 25. Vagrancy; 26. Narcotics; 27. Nuisances; 28. Gambling, Betting; 29. Criminal Negligence; 30. Homicide; 31. Suicide; 32. Wounding; 33. Assault; 34. Prize Fighting; 35. Husband and Wife; 36. Marriage Offences; 37. Offences Against Children; 38. Disorderly Houses; 39. Obscenity; 40. Sexual Crimes; 40. Abortions; 42. Indecent Acts. Worn and somewhat bent (no pun intended), with nicks and some spots to covers. 20.00

Title: You're A Crook! : An Encyclopedia of Canadian Criminal Law for Every Man and Woman.

Author Name: WAINBERG, J.M.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Golden Books of America, Toronto, 1945,:

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