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General Literature of Crime

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Criminal Biographies

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Last Dying Speeches

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Ordinary of Newgate's Accounts

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Newspapers

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Court Records

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Novels and Prints

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  • McDowell, Paula. The Women of Grub Street: Press, Politics and Gender in the London Literary Marketplace, 1678-1730. Oxford, 1998.
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