The Cult of Violence: The Untold Story of the Krays (John Pearson) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my True Crime shelves. priced at £10.00! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…
London: Orion, 2001, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs;
From the cover: John Pearson probably knows more about the Krays than anyone alive or dead. Over thirty years ago, before they were arrested, the Kray Twins asked him to write their joint biography. The result, The Profession of Violence became an international bestseller and the most popular book in British prisons after the Bible. It also became a cult book among the young and unwittingly helped turn the Kray Twins into living criminal celebrities.
When Ron Kray died in 1995 he was given an East End funeral, which his friends compared to Winston Churchills. His twin brother Regs death in 2000 produc…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Red titling to the Spine. [IX] 241 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.