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Title
A select and impartial account of the lives, behaviour, and dying words, of the most remarkable convicts, from the year 1700, down to the present time : containing among other things the following ...
Created / Published
London : Printed by J. Applebee for J. Hodges ... and sold also by C. Corbett ..., MDCCLX [1760]
Contents
(from t.p.) viz. Herdman Strodman for the barbarous murder of Peter Wolter, his fellow-apprentice -- Thomas Cook, the Gloucester butcher, for the murder of Mr. John Cooper, a constable in the May Fair -- John Morgridge, for the murder of Lieut. Cope, at the Tower -- Mr. Gregg, clerk to the late Secretary Harley, Earl of Oxford, for holding correspondence with Her Majesty's enemies -- Richard Town, tallow-chandler, the only person who was executed on the Bankrupt Act -- Col. Oxburgh, Richard Gascoignes, Esq., Justice Hall, and Parson Paul, for high-treason -- Marquis de Paleotti, for stabbing his servant -- Lieutenant Bird, for the murder of Sam. Loxton, at a bagnio -- Mattias Brinsden, for the murder of his wife -- Capt. John Massey, for piracy -- Capt. John Stanley, for the murder of Mrs. Maycock -- Jonathan Wild, the thief-take for several felonies.
Subject Headings
-  Criminals--Great Britain--Early works to 1800
Notes
-  Vol. 2 has imprint date: MDCCXL [1740].
-  Vol. 1: vi, [6], 336 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: 360, [2] p., [1] folded leaf of plates.
-  ESTC T175642
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy incomplete: v. 1 only.
-  Vol. 1 has bookplate of "The Honourable Charles Hope Weir of Craigie Hall & Blackwood, Esqr."
-  Digital images not viewed; td12 2009-08-31
-  HV6245.S38 1760 Copy 2 formerly shelved under: LAW LLRBR
-  LAC tnb 2019-07-18 no edits (1 card)
Medium
2 v. ; ill. ; 17 cm. (12mo)
Call Number/Physical Location
HV6245 .S38 1760
HV6245 .S38 1760 Copy 2 Variant frontispiece plate in v. 1.
Digital Id
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.law/llscd.201000209111706
https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.law/llscd/20100020911169A
Library of Congress Control Number
24018487
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/24018487
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A Select and Impartial Account of the Lives, Behaviour, and Dying Words, of the Most Remarkable Convicts, from the Year , Down to the Present Time: Containing Among Other Things the Following. [London: Printed by J. Applebee for J. Hodges ... and sold also by C. Corbett ..., MDCCLX, 1760] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/24018487/.

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(1760) A Select and Impartial Account of the Lives, Behaviour, and Dying Words, of the Most Remarkable Convicts, from the Year , Down to the Present Time: Containing Among Other Things the Following. [London: Printed by J. Applebee for J. Hodges ... and sold also by C. Corbett ..., MDCCLX] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/24018487/.

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A Select and Impartial Account of the Lives, Behaviour, and Dying Words, of the Most Remarkable Convicts, from the Year , Down to the Present Time: Containing Among Other Things the Following. [London: Printed by J. Applebee for J. Hodges ... and sold also by C. Corbett ..., MDCCLX, 1760] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/24018487/>.

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