1st Edition

Newgate Narratives Vol 5

By Gary Kelly Copyright 2008
    2368 Pages
    by Routledge

    308 Pages
    by Routledge

    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.

    Introduction, Select Bibliography, Chronology, Note on the text, Charles Whitehead, The Autobiography of Jack Ketch (1835), Explanatory Notes


    Gary Kelly