English Crime and Execution Broadsides

The trial and execution of John W. Leigh: for the murder of Mrs. Harton, at Brighton

Creator/Contributor:
Leigh, John William, -1866, creator
Creation Date:
1866?]
1866
Place Of Origin:
England
[S.l
Publisher:
s.n.
Extent:
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (wood engraving) ; 38 x 25 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
biography
Wood engravings-England-19th century.
Broadsides-England-19th century.
Broadside poems-England-19th century.
Poetry
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
Trial. --Execution. --Verses.
Subjects:
Leigh, John William
Executions and executioners--England
Murder--England--Brighton
Murder--England--Brighton--Poetry
Trials (Murder)--England
Warnings--Poetry
Notes:
Verses begin : My trial's over - I am condemned, but no one now can shed a tear.
Wood engraving (12.3 x 21 cm.) : Hanging scene before prison walls, with spectators.
Date of imprint from date of execution, April 10, 1866 -- Capital Punishment UK site via WWW, viewed December 20, 2007.
Repository:
Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990080892220203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990080892220203941/catalog