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The Resource Villainy detected : being a collection of the most sensational true crimes and the most notorious real criminals that blotted the name of Britain in the years 1660 to 1800, by various hands ; the whole collected together and embellished with observations: historical, moral, and critical by Lillian De La Torre

Villainy detected : being a collection of the most sensational true crimes and the most notorious real criminals that blotted the name of Britain in the years 1660 to 1800, by various hands ; the whole collected together and embellished with observations: historical, moral, and critical by Lillian De La Torre

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Villainy detected : being a collection of the most sensational true crimes and the most notorious real criminals that blotted the name of Britain in the years 1660 to 1800
Title
Villainy detected
Title remainder
being a collection of the most sensational true crimes and the most notorious real criminals that blotted the name of Britain in the years 1660 to 1800
Statement of responsibility
by various hands ; the whole collected together and embellished with observations: historical, moral, and critical by Lillian De La Torre
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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1902-1993
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De La Torre, Lillian
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Criminals
  • Criminals
  • Crime
  • Crime
Label
Villainy detected : being a collection of the most sensational true crimes and the most notorious real criminals that blotted the name of Britain in the years 1660 to 1800, by various hands ; the whole collected together and embellished with observations: historical, moral, and critical by Lillian De La Torre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Book talk" (pages 239-243)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Campden mystery (1662) / Andrew Lang -- Robbery rewarded (1674) / old ballad -- The ride of Swift Nicks (1676) / Daniel Defoe -- The extraordinary and daring exploits of Jack Sheppard (1724) / old chap-book [anonymous] -- A song on the murder of Mr. Hays (1726) / old ballad -- Lieutenant Richardson the pirate (1738) / Raymond Postgate -- The Gipsy foot-pad / Sir Walter Scott -- The Annesley case (1743) / John Paget -- Mr. James Maclaine, the gentleman highwayman (1750) / G. Thorn Drury -- Clever Tom Clinch going to be hanged / Jonathan Swift -- Mary Blandy (1752) / anonymous -- The first great disappearer (1753) / Edmund Pearson -- The ghost of Sergeant Davies (1754) William Roughhead -- Thief-takers, alias thief-makers (1755) / Constable Joseph Cox -- The Douglas Peerage case (1769) / anonymous -- Captain John Donellan (1781) / George Borrow -- Low life in the neighborhood of St. Giles's (with a glossary and key to the same) / George Parker -- P.S. -- The disappearing servant wench / Lillian de la Torre
Control code
355715
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 243 pages
Lccn
47004840
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)451322
Label
Villainy detected : being a collection of the most sensational true crimes and the most notorious real criminals that blotted the name of Britain in the years 1660 to 1800, by various hands ; the whole collected together and embellished with observations: historical, moral, and critical by Lillian De La Torre
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical references included in "Book talk" (pages 239-243)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Campden mystery (1662) / Andrew Lang -- Robbery rewarded (1674) / old ballad -- The ride of Swift Nicks (1676) / Daniel Defoe -- The extraordinary and daring exploits of Jack Sheppard (1724) / old chap-book [anonymous] -- A song on the murder of Mr. Hays (1726) / old ballad -- Lieutenant Richardson the pirate (1738) / Raymond Postgate -- The Gipsy foot-pad / Sir Walter Scott -- The Annesley case (1743) / John Paget -- Mr. James Maclaine, the gentleman highwayman (1750) / G. Thorn Drury -- Clever Tom Clinch going to be hanged / Jonathan Swift -- Mary Blandy (1752) / anonymous -- The first great disappearer (1753) / Edmund Pearson -- The ghost of Sergeant Davies (1754) William Roughhead -- Thief-takers, alias thief-makers (1755) / Constable Joseph Cox -- The Douglas Peerage case (1769) / anonymous -- Captain John Donellan (1781) / George Borrow -- Low life in the neighborhood of St. Giles's (with a glossary and key to the same) / George Parker -- P.S. -- The disappearing servant wench / Lillian de la Torre
Control code
355715
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xii, 243 pages
Lccn
47004840
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)451322

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