English Crime and Execution Broadsides

The trial and execution of Henry Hughes, who suffered death this morning, at the county gaol, Horsemonger Lane, Southwark, for violating Emma Cock, a girl only 8 years old

Additional Digital Items:
https://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HLS.Libr:1088093
Creator/Contributor:
Hughes, Henry, -1834, creator
Smeeton, George, active 1800-1828, printer.
Creation Date:
[1834]
1834
Place Of Origin:
England
[London]
Publisher:
G. Smeeton, Printer, 74, Tooley Street.
Extent:
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (wood engraving) ; 38 x 25 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
biography
government publication
Wood engravings-England-19th century
Broadsides-England-19th century
Poetry
Subjects:
Cock, Emma
Hughes, Henry
Rape--England--Norwood--Poetry
Trials (Child sexual abuse)--England--Surrey
Trials (Rape)--England--Surrey
Warnings--Poetry
Notes:
Date of imprint from date of trial.
Account of trial with one column of verse.
Verses begin : No guilty deed like this, before.
Wood engraving (8.5 x 18 cm.) : Hanging scene on prison roof.
Repository:
Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990069452160203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990069452160203941/catalog