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Roughead, William 1870-1952

Overview
Works: 83 works in 485 publications in 1 language and 8,185 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Case studies  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HV6535.G4, 343.1
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Most widely held works about William Roughead
 
Most widely held works by William Roughead
Classic crimes by William Roughead( Book )

24 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies of some of Great Britain's most celebrated murder cases: Burke and Hare, the Bravo case, the murder of Jess McPherson, and others
The murderer's companion by William Roughead( Book )

8 editions published between 1929 and 1968 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burke and Hare by William Burke( Book )

35 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Burke, William Hare, Hare and Helen M'Dougal were associated together in the murder of more than sixteen persons, whose bodies were sold to a Knox, of Edinburgh, for anatomical purposes. This volume deals especially with the trial in the High Court of Justiciary, Edinburgh, December, 1828, of William Burke and Helen M'Dougal, who were indicted for the murder of three of the victims
Trial of Oscar Slater by Oscar Slater( Book )

37 editions published between 1910 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tried in the High Court of Justiciary, Edinburgh, May 1909, for the murder of Miss Marion Gilchrist
Trial of Deacon Brodie by William Brodie( Book )

31 editions published between 1906 and 1995 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of William Brodie and George Smith in Edinburgh, 1788, for the crime of theft attended with house-breaking
The works of John Galt by John Galt( Book )

6 editions published between 1936 and 1970 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Dr. Pritchard by Edward William Pritchard( Book )

28 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Pritchard was tried in Glasgow, 1865, for the murder of his wife, Mary Jane Pritchard, and his mother-in-law, Mrs. Michael Taylor
Trial of Mary Blandy by Mary Blandy( Book )

18 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Blandy was tried in 1752, for the murder of her father, Francis Blandy
Trial of Jessie M'Lachlan by Jessie M'Lachlan( Book )

23 editions published between 1827 and 1987 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tried in Glasgow, 1862, for the murder of Jessie M'Pherson, otherwise Jessie M'Pherson Richardson
Trial of John Watson Laurie : (the Arran murder) by John Watson Laurie( Book )

14 editions published between 1932 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of John Donald Merrett by John Donald Merrett( Book )

10 editions published between 1929 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve Scots trials by William Roughead( Book )

16 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fatal countess and other studies by William Roughead( Book )

9 editions published between 1924 and 1927 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Katharine Nairn by Katharine Nairne( Book )

10 editions published between 1926 and 1995 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katherine Nairn was tried before the High Court of Justiciary, Edinburgh, August 5-16, 1765, for the crimes of incest and murder of Thomas Ogilvie
Bad companions by William Roughead( Book )

8 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glengarry's way, and other studies by William Roughead( Book )

14 editions published between 1922 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The riddle of the Ruthvens and other studies by William Roughead( Book )

13 editions published between 1919 and 1936 in English and Undetermined and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Mrs. M'Lachlan by Jessie M'Lachlan( Book )

20 editions published between 1911 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Captain Porteous by John Porteous( Book )

16 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burke and Hare by William Roughead( Book )

7 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Roughead, W. N. 1870-1952

Roughead, W. N. (William Nicol), 1870-1952

William Roughead British criminologist

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