English Crime and Execution Broadsides

Re-examination of Courvoisier, the valet, charged with the murder of Lord Wm. Russell: With the copy of a letter from the prisoner's sister

Creator/Contributor:
Courvoisier, François Benjamin, -1840, creator
Birt, Thomas, active 1824-1841, printer.
Place Of Origin:
England
[London]
Publisher:
Printed by T. Birt, Printer, 39, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials
Creation Date:
[1840]
1840
Extent:
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (wood engravings) ; 54.4 x 36.8 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
biography
Wood engravings-England-19th century.
Broadsides-England-19th century
Trials, litigation, etc
Contents:
Latest particulars. --Bow Street, Wednesday May 27. --Life of Courvoisier. --The inquest.
Subjects:
Courvoisier, François Benjamin--Trials, litigation, etc
Russell, William
Murder--England--London
Murder--Investigation--England--London
Robbery--England--London
Notes:
Date of imprint from date of trial and execution of Courvoisier, 1840 -- Capital Punishment UK site via WWW, viewed December 14, 2007.
Wood engraving (13.8 x 20.7 cm.) : Discovery of Russell's body by his valet and two female servants.
Wood engraving (11.3 x 9.3 cm.) with caption : Portrait of the valet.
With one row of type ornament.
Repository:
Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990080942200203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990080942200203941/catalog