SCREW: Observations and Revelations of a Prison Officer (Inscribed by Author)

By: Merlo, Pat

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xii, + 180pp., unpaginated b/white halftone plate section. Book clean. Soft reading crease on mildly canted spine, with a minor repair on heel. Illustrated card wrapper slightly edgeworn, with several oblique foredge corner creases on rear wrap. A short personal inscription, signed and dated by author, on title page, else textblock bumped and creased. 'Screw' is the story of Pat Merlo (b. 1951), who worked in the Victorian penal system at Fairlea Women's Prison and the notorious Pentridge Prison in Melbourne for over a decade . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Acks., Layout of Pentridge Prison. Plan of Fairlea Prison. Prologue. 20 chapters. Epilogue. Book weight approx. 255g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.

Title: SCREW: Observations and Revelations of a Prison Officer (Inscribed by Author)

Author Name: Merlo, Pat

Categories: True Crime, Signed Books, Australian Biography,

Edition: 2nd Impression

Publisher: Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia, Hudson Publishing: 1996

ISBN Number: 0949873578

ISBN Number 13: 9780949873576

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good +

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013423

Keywords: Biography, Australia, Victoria, Prison Officers, Personal Narratives, Correctional Services, Signed Books, Merlo, Pat, 1951-