Presents a representative body of Romantic and early Victorian crime literature. This work contains ephemeral material ranging from gallows broadsides to reports into prison conditions. It is suitable for those studying Literature, Romantic and Victorian popular culture, Dickens Studies and the History of Criminology.
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Note on the Text, Richmond; or, Scenes in the Life of a Bow Street Officer, Drawn Up from His Private Memoranda (1827), Explanatory Notes