The Nether Side of New York: Or, the Vice, Crime and Poverty of the Great Metropolis. Edward CRAPSEY.
The Nether Side of New York: Or, the Vice, Crime and Poverty of the Great Metropolis

The Nether Side of New York: Or, the Vice, Crime and Poverty of the Great Metropolis

New York: Sheldon & Co, 1872. 8vo. Original plum cloth. Spine and board edges sunned, light wear at extremities; incomplete at end, lacking pp. 177-184. Item #205320

FIRST EDITION. Contains sections on professional criminals, casual criminals, harbor thieves, private detectives, "skinners," "fences", faro and lottery gamblers, tenement life, outcast children, pauperism, prostitution, and abortionists.

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