Books and Pamphlets

Ackroyd, P. London, the Biography, London, Vintage Publications, 2001

——. Dickens: Public Life and Private Passion, London, BBC Publications, 2002

Anon. A Genuine Account of the Behaviour and Dying Words of William Dodd, London, 1777

Anon. A Letter to the Lord Mayor, Sir Stephen Theodore Janssen, London 1767, BL shelfmark 1608/3254

Anon. Eirenarcha, or of the Office of the Justices of Peace, London, 1619

Anon. Hell Upon Earth or the Town in an Uproar, London, 1729

Anon. History of the Press Yard, London, 1717

Anon. The Groans of the Gallows or, the Past and Present Life of William Calcraft, the Living Hangman of Newgate, London, 1846, Guildhall pamphlet, 1490

Ashby, A. and Jones, A. The Shrigley Abduction, Stroud, Sutton Publishing, 2004

Babington, A., The English Bastille, London, Macdonald, 1971

——. A House in Bow Street, Chichester, Barry Rose Publishers, 1999

Bailey, M. (ed.). The Hypochondriack, California, Stanford University Press, 1928, vol. 2, BL shelfmark no. 012272. dd.1

Barlow, T. The Justice of Peace: A Treatise concerning the Power and Duty of that Magistrate, London, 1745, British Library shelfmark 516.m.3

Baron, X. (ed.). London 1066–1914, Literary Sources and Documents, Robertsbridge, Helm, 1997

Baston, Thomas. Thoughts on Trade and Public Spirit, London, 1716, p. 127

Beard, C.A. The Office of the Justice of the Peace in England, New York, Columbia University Press, 1904

Bentham, J. Panopticon, postscript, part 2, London, 1791

——. An Introduction to the Principles and Morals of Legislation, London, 1823

Blomfield, R. ‘The Architect of Newgate’, in Studies in Architecture, ed. R. Blomfield, London, Macmillan, 1905

Bondeson, J. The London Monster: A Sanguinary Tale, London, Da Capo Press, 2002

Boswell, J. ‘A Visit to Tyburn and Newgate’, London Journal, 3 May 1762

——. Life of Johnson, London, Everyman edition, 1992

B.L. A Description of Newgate by B.L., London, 1724, Guildhall Library reference A 8.7 no.2

Buxton, Sir Thomas. An Enquiry whether Crime and Misery are Produced or Prevented by our Present System of Prison Discipline, 1818

Blanning, T. and Cannadine, D. (ed.). History and Biography: Essays in Honour of Derek Beales, Cambridge University Press, 1996

Chamberlain, H. History and Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster, London, 1770

Cheney, M. Chronicles of the Damned, Yeovil, Marston House, 1993

Clay, J. The Prison Chaplain: Memoirs of the Rev. John Clay, London, 1861

Cobbett, W. Twelve Sermons, 1823, British Library shelfmark 08408.e.61

Cockburn, J. (ed.). Crime in England, 1550–1800, Princeton University Press, 1977

Critchley, T.A. A History of Police in England and Wales, London, Constable, 1978

Defoe, Daniel, Charity Still a Christian Virtue, London, 1719

——. A Narrative of all the Robberies, Escapes etc. of John Sheppard, London, 1724

Deveil, T. Memoirs of the Life and Times of Sir Thomas Deveil, Knight, one of his Majesty’s Justices of the Peace, London, 1748, British Library reference 1201.c.21

Dickens, Charles. American Notes, London, Penguin Books, 2000

——. David Copperfield, London, Penguin Books, 2004

——. Great Expectations, London, Penguin Books, 1994

——. Oliver Twist, London, Penguin Books, 1994

——. Sketches by Boz, London, Penguin Books, 1994

Dixon, W.H. The London Prisons, London, 1850

Dobash, R. et al. The Imprisonment of Women, London, Blackwell, 1986

Ellmann, R. Oscar Wilde, London, Hamish Hamilton, 1987

Emsley, C. The English Police: a Political and Social History, London, Longman, 1996

Engels, F. The Condition of the Working Class in England, London, Macmillan, 1973

Fielding, H. An Enquiry into the Causes of the Late Increase of Robbers, London, 1757

——. Joseph Andrews, London, Penguin, 1987

Fry, E. Observations on the Siting, Superintendance and Government of Female Prisoners, London, 1825

Fry, K. and R. Memoir of the Life of Elizabeth Fry, Edited by her Daughters, London, 1848

Gordon, Lord George. A Letter from Lord George Gordon in Newgate, London, 1792, British Library shelfmark no. 8135.c.49

Greenwood, J. Three Years of Penal Servitude, London, 1874, British Library shelfmark 12356.e.35

Griffith, A. Chronicles of Newgate, London, Bracken Books, 1883

Hall, J. Memoirs of the Right Villainous John Hall, London, 1708

Halliday, S. Water: a Turbulent History, Stroud, Sutton Publishing, 2004

Hay, D. and Snyder, F. Policing and Prosecution in Britain, 1750–1850, Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1989

Hooper, W.E. History of Newgate and the Old Bailey, London, Underwood Press, 1935

Howard, J. The State of the Prisons, Abingdon, Professional Books, 1977

Howson, G. Thief-taker General: the Rise and Fall of Jonathan Wild, London, Hutchinson, 1970

——. The Macaroni Parson, London, Hutchinson, 1973

Hutton, L. The Discovery of a London Monster called the Black Dog of Newgate, London, 1612

Keymer, T. (ed.). The Journal of a Voyage to Lisbon, London, Penguin, 1996

Kingsmill, J. Chapters on Prison and Prisoners, London, 1852

Langford, P. A Polite and Commercial People; England, 1727–83, Oxford University Press, 1994

Laurence, J. History of Capital Punishment, London, 1932 Letts, M. As the Foreigner saw us, London, Methuen, 1935

Linebaugh, P. (ed.). Crime in England, 1550–1800, Princeton University Press, 1977

Linebaugh, P. The London Hanged: Crime and Civil Society in the Eighteenth Century, London, Allen Lane at the Penguin Press, 2003

Loftie, W.J. History of London, London, Stanford University Press, 1884

Lupton, D. London Carbonadoed, 1632, Guildhall Library Ref. 2464ii

Maitland, William, FRS. History of London from its Foundation to the Present Time, London, 1775

Marks, A. Tyburn Tree, London, Brown Langham, 1908

Martin, B. John Henry Newman, His Life and Work, London, Continuum, 2000

Montagu, B. An Enquiry into the Aspersions upon the late Ordinary of Newgate, London, 1815

More, Sir Thomas. Yale Edition of the Complete Works of Sir Thomas More, ed. R. Sylvester, Yale University Press, 1976

Potter, H. Hanging in Judgment: Religion and the Death Penalty in England, London, SCM Press, 1993

Pückler-Muskau, H. Tour in England in the Years 1825–6, London, Collins, 1987, vol. 4

Riley, H.T. (ed.). Memorials of London Life in the 13th, 14th and 15th Centuries, London, Longmans Green, 1868

Rumbelow, D. The Triple Tree, London, Harrap, 1982 Sharpe, R. Memorials of Newgate and the Old Bailey, London, Blades, 1907

Skyrme, Sir Thomas. History of the Justices of the Peace, Chichester, Barry Rose Publishers, 1991

Smith, J. A Book for a Rainy Day, London, Methuen, 1905

Smith, Sir Thomas. De Republica Anglorum, London, 1583 Stow, J. Survey of London, 1603 edition, Oxford, 1908

Taylor, D. Crime, Policing and Punishment in England, 1750–1914, Basingstoke, Macmillan, 1998

Waller, M. 1700: Scenes from London Life, London, Hodder & Stoughton, 2000

Welch, Saunders. Observations on the Office of Constable, London, 1754, BL shelfmark 1417.i.31

Wilson, F.M. Strange Island, London, Longmans, 1955

Wise, S. The Italian Boy: Murder and Grave-Robbery in 1830s London, London, Cape, 2004

Wontner, T. Old Bailey Experience, London, 1833

Newspapers and Magazines

City Press, 7 February 1903

Daily News, 23, 28 February, 9, 13 and 16 March 1846

Fraser’s Magazine, vol. 49, June 1864

Gentleman’s Magazine, December 1769

Illustrated London News, 4 October 1902

London Magazine, 1734

Morning Chronicle, 9 June 1789

Punch, June 1842, p. 240

The Rambler, 20 April 1751

The Times, 18 June 1846, 19 November 1849, 25 July 1872

Parliamentary Materials

Hansard, 29 March 1811, 1 May 1827

Journal of the House of Commons, vol. 2, 1641

Parliamentary Debates (House of Lords), 3rd series, 15 May 1854

Parliamentary Papers, vol. 56, 1895

Miscellaneous Materials

The Complete Newgate Calendar, Navarre Society Reprint, 1926

Journal of the Statistical Society, 1857

Minutes of Westminster Petty Sessions, 6 August 1719

Pennant’s Tour of London, 1805, Guildhall Library reference SL 84

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