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Newgate narratives

Author: Gary Kelly
Publisher: London : Pickering & Chatto, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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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  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Sources
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Kelly
ISBN: 9781851968121 1851968121
OCLC Number: 82672377
Description: pages cm
Contents: Volume 1 Criminal Street Literature: Last Dying Words; criminal trials; Tyburn gallows broadsheets; Romantic and Victorian chapbook versions of Jack Sheppard, Dick Turpin, Moll Flanders; selections from pioneering prison reform literature; pamphlets on the crime controversies from the 1810s and 1820s; accounts of prison life, organization, and culture by administrators, reformers, and social commentators Volume 2 Thomas Gaspey, Richmond (1827) Thomas Gaspey, now largely forgotten, was a pioneering and skilful crime writer. This detective novel about Tom Richmond, a Bow Street Runner, exploited a growing interest in police investigation. Volume 3 Thomas Gaspey, History of George Godfrey (1828) This novel develops the eighteenth-century picaresque tradition. The hero undergoes false arrest, imprisonment, and transportation to the penal colony of Australia Volume 4 Edward Bulwer Lytton, Paul Clifford (1830) This characteristic Newgate novel contains acute social observation as Edward Bulwer Lytton turned a satirical eye on the Establishment. Volume 5 Charles Whitehead, Autobiography of Jack Ketch (1835) Charles Whitehead was a collaborator and inspiration to a range of social commentators, including Charles Dickens.
Responsibility: edited by Gary Kelly. Part 1.
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