Title Convicts I Have Known: A Collection of Prison Stories
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First edition
Seller ID 852
1976. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Babcock, Lyndon. Convicts I Have Known: A Collection of Prison Stories. NP: Published by “Members of His Family,” 1976, first edition. Wraps, 5 5/8 by 9-inches, ix, 144 pp. Light spotting, foxing and wear to the wraps with a small spot of skinning on the fore edge of the font cover. The interior is very good with light yellowing around the edges. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page: “To sister Margaret, who started me on a career in psychology. – Lyndon.” Under which is written, presumably by Margaret: “To Grand Daughter Julie, who has chosen to become a Dr of Psychology as her great Uncle Lyndon.” A collection of short reminiscences about prisoners and their therapy sessions from his eight years as Chief Psychologist at the California Men’s Colony in San Luis Obispo. First Edition.