Auction Date: 17/10/2017 at 10:30 am
Old Bailey Proceedings 18th Century Crime in London 1754 - A 20 page Weekly publication mentioning the most interesting trials detailing all the words spoken in each trial in the Evidence, Cross examinations, Prisoners defence etc. One trial a man for robbery near the king’s highway sentenced to Death. Another for assault and robbery on the king’s highway sentenced to Death A man for Burglary and stealing silver ware also sentences to Death. Several men and women indicted some found guilty and some acquitted, one sentenced to transportation. Printed and sold by M. Cooper in Pater-noster Row. Size 6¾” × 9”.