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Crime and Justice in Eighteenth-Century London

Richard M. Ward

Richard M. Ward is Research Associate in History at the University of Sheffield, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Print Culture, Crime and Justice in Eighteenth-Century London

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... in the capital in the century after the Restoration, J. M. Beattie has argued, ‘in part because they formed the staple of the increasingly common reporting of crime news’ – not just in newspapers, but also in a raft of other publications which...

Conclusion: Content, Causes and Consequences

Richard M. Ward

Richard M. Ward is Research Associate in History at the University of Sheffield, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Print Culture, Crime and Justice in Eighteenth-Century London

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... an accessary to the crime.Philo-Patria, A Letter to Henry Fielding, Esq; Occasioned by his Enquiry into the Causes of the Late Increase of Robbers (London: M. Cooper, 1751); An Authentick Narrative of that most Horrid Parricide Committed...

Print Culture and Punishment: ‘More Terror in it than Mere Hanging’

Richard M. Ward

Richard M. Ward is Research Associate in History at the University of Sheffield, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Print Culture, Crime and Justice in Eighteenth-Century London

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... of Commons Sessional Papers of the Eighteenth Century, vol. 9, pp. 301–16, http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&res_dat=xri:hcpp&rft_dat=xri:hcpp:rec:hcsp-000231 [accessed 23 July 2009]. For the previous watch acts, see J. M....

Contemporary Readings of Crime Literature: ‘All this is not Imagination, but Matter of Fact’

Richard M. Ward

Richard M. Ward is Research Associate in History at the University of Sheffield, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Print Culture, Crime and Justice in Eighteenth-Century London

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... onwards, provided Londoners with at least one such means of witnessing crime and justice directly.On the Fieldings’ pre-trial re-examination sessions, see J. M. Beattie, The First English Detectives: The Bow Street Runners and the Policing...

Print Culture and Policing: The Efficacy of Empirical and Providential Detection

Richard M. Ward

Richard M. Ward is Research Associate in History at the University of Sheffield, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Print Culture, Crime and Justice in Eighteenth-Century London

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... Macmillan, 1998); J. M. Beattie, Policing and Punishment in London, 1660–1750: Urban Crime and the Limits of Terror (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001); Andrew Harris, Policing the City: Crime and Legal Authority in London, 1780–1840...

Print Culture, Crime and Prosecution: Highway Robbery ‘Grows no Joke’

Richard M. Ward

Richard M. Ward is Research Associate in History at the University of Sheffield, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Print Culture, Crime and Justice in Eighteenth-Century London

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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... cost to the writer.For the London crime wave of 1744, see Richard Ward, ‘Print Culture, Moral Panic, and the Administration of the Law: The London Crime Wave of 1744’, Crime, History and Societies 16 (2012), pp. 5–24; J. M. Beattie, Policing...

Religion and Ritualized Belief: Myth, Folklore, and Spiritualism in Victorian and Neo-Victorian Representations of Hair

A Cultural History of Hair in the Age of Empire Volume 5

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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... in Psychical Research,William and Henry James, Selected Letters, eds. Ignas K. Skrupskelis and Elizabeth M. Berkeley (Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1997), 244–5. as well as Peter Quint’s red-haired menace in The Turn...