[Trials]. Evans, Timothy John Christie, John Reginald Halliday. Jesse, F. Tennyson, Editor. Trials of Timothy John Evans and John Reginald Halliday Christie. Glasgow: William Hodge & Company Limited, 1957. c, 379 pp. Hardcover. Original cloth, some shelfwear with light soiling to spine, a few tears to head of spine, library markings to binding, edges of text block, endleaves and title page. $30. * First edition. A title in the Notable British Trials series. "The lives and deaths of Timothy John Evans and John Reginald Halliday Christie are intermingled for all time. These two men, the one so ignorant and the other so evil, lived in the same small house.... Both were liars; both were hanged for murder; and all the victims, from Mrs. Evans and her child to Mrs. Christie and five other women, were strangled" (Preface).
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