Lives of the Most Remarkable Criminals - Who Have Been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or Oth

Lives of the Most Remarkable Criminals - Who Have Been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or Oth

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Lives of the Most Remarkable Criminals was originally published in three volumes and sold by John Osborn on Paternoster Row. The volumes recount the lives, crimes and executions of eighteenth century lawbreakers. By '[setting] forth the entertainments of vice in their proper colours', the volumes were intended to provide a moral banister and reminder that, far from treading a glamorous road of pleasure, the path taken by a criminal was in fact a highway to the gallows.… (more)

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Publisher: Routledge (October 08, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 661 pages

File size: 2.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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