A dreadful warning or a wonderful discovery thro' the cruelty of a wretched daughter, who inhumanely murdered her tender mother, aged 53 being the horrible effects of bad company: Warning to disobedient children
- Jackson, John, 1811-1885
Pitts, John, 1765-1844, printer.
- Creation Date:
- [between 1820 and 1844]
- Place Of Origin:
- J. Pitts. Printer, Wholesale Toy and Marble Warehouse, 6, Great St. Andrew Street, 7 Dials
- 1 sheet ( p.) ; 36.5 x 25.8 cm.
- Digital Format:
- Books and documents
- Rue, Catherine
- Date of imprint from William B. Todd. A Directory of printers and others in allied trades, London and vicinity 1800-1840. Pitts was active at this address between 1820 and 1844.
Account of the murder, with letters between Catherine Rue and her lover, Zack Weed, and cautionary commentary on child-rearing. With verse in three columns, titled "A Warning to disobedient children", signed: John Jackson.
Verses begin : Give ear ye parents of each degree.
Text within border of type ornament.
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