The Finger Print Instructor ... Third edition. Frederick Kuhne.
The Finger Print Instructor ... Third edition

The Finger Print Instructor ... Third edition

New York: Munn & Co., Inc. 1939. xiv, [2], 184 pages. 8vo. Publisher's green cloth gilt. With 11 illustrative plates showing fingerprint classifications folded in rear pocket as issued. Many many illustrations in the text. This copy is used, but still clean and sound. This copy has extras - several negatives that include fingerprints, handwritten related notes, and a previous owner's signature on the front flyleaf. Very Good. Cloth. [27446]


A standard book on the subject, first published in 1916. "Based upon the Sir E. R. Henry System of Classifying and Filing with the Modification and Extension devised by the United States Bureau of Investigation. A text book for the guidance of Finger Print Experts and an instructor for persons interested in the study of Finger Prints." Kuhne was formerly Sergeant Bureauf of Criminal Identification, Police Department, City of New York. A fascinating view into the pre-DNA world of law enforcement criminal operations.

Price: $25.00

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