Near Fine. Item #10977
New York: Blast Books, 1997. First Edition (published simultaneously in hard- and softcover). Oblong Quarto (23x25.5x1.5cm); 159pp, including appended transcripts of media reports on the crimes committed by those in the photographs. Seventy mugshot pairs, reprinted full-page from the original glass plates.
Coated photographic wrappers over sewn gatherings. Both cover and textblock impeccable, As New. Card spine uncreased and uncracked.
Their lives = our lives. "José Yturri Gets Off on Mayhem Charge." "Rivers Steals a Cord of Wood to Buy Drinks." "Was Hungry—Stole Shoes." "Any Old Name in a Pinch."