The sorrowful lamentation and last farewell to the world, of the four unfortunate young men who are ordered for execution on Friday next, at Newgate
- Anderson, James.
Pitts, John, 1765-1844, printer.
Rice, William, -1828
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- Pitts, Printer, wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, Great St. Andrew Street. 7 Dials,.
- 1 sheet ( p.) : ill. (wood engraving) ; 34.2 x 21.9 cm.
Wood engravings-England-19th century.
- Anderson, James
- Date of imprint from Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, January 11, 2008), May 1828 trial of James Anderson, Mary Young, and George Morris (t18280529-54)
William Rice was executed at Newgate July 4, 1828 -- Capital Punishment UK site via WWW, viewed January 11, 2008.
Account of the crimes of six men and one woman convicted at the Old Bailey sessions. The four facing execution: John Montgomery, for forgery, William Rice for burglary, and James Anderson and George Morris for highway robbery. With two columns of verse lamentation.
Verses begins : Locked in a dark and lonesome cell.
Wood engraving (7.5 x 12.5 cm.) : Farewell scene in prison cell with eight figures.
Wood engraving has border of type ornament.
- Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University
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