Lot 138: Williams - Leaves from the Note-Book of a New York Detective
27 October 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: (John Babbington, editor ) Leaves from the Note-Book of a New York Detective. The Private Record of J. B., first edition, double column, foxed and browned, new endpapers, modern half cloth, 8vo, New York, Dick & Fitzgerald, 1865. First example of American detective fiction.