Wallace, Edgar and others STRONGER THAN FICTION: Great Stories of True Crimes
New York: Howell, Soskin, Publishers, (1947). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Very good only, with owner's name and note to front free endsheet, checkmarks to table-of-contents page; in worn, soiled, nicked dust jacket that has been reinforced liberally to the inside of the jacket with heavy tape.
Anthology of 21 true crime accounts by Wallace and others, a collection of "seldom told stories of murder and mayhem, passion and vanity, lust and brutality, culled in the main from police archives and court records." 341 pages.