"Villainy Detected!" Crime and Consequences in Britain and America in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
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[External Resource] The Newgate Calendar (edited)

URL: http://www.exclassics.com/newgate/ngintro.htm
Title: [External Resource] The Newgate Calendar (edited)
Creator: O'Danachair, Donal, ed.
Description: This edition of the Newgate Calendar includes much more material than other recent versions. It is based upon the 1926 edition published by the Navarre Society with additional material collected from other sources. The text contains the memoirs of 717 notorious English criminals and moral instruction about the consequences of wrongdoing. The Newgate Calendar was so popular it would have been found in most English homes between 1750 and 1850.
Type: Book
Date: 1926, 2003?
Contributor: Ex-Classics
 

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