Book #101065

The Maul And The Pear Tree: The Ratcliffe Highway Murders, 1811

P. D. James, T. A. Critchley

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First American Edition
Publisher: New York: Mysterious Press, 1986.

Price: $37.00

The Maul And The Pear Tree is the story of the Ratcliffe Highway murders, which took place in 1811. The murders involved a group of men who killed eight people, including a woman and her child, with a hammer and a pear tree. The book is written by James, P. D. and T. A. Critchley, and is based on the original investigation files.; 8vo; $6.00.