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Title Crime, courtrooms, and the public sphere in Britain, 1700-1850 [electronic resource] / edited by David Lemmings.
Publication Info. Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., c2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: criminal courts, lawyers and the public sphere / David Lemmings -- Trials in print : narratives of rape trials in the proceedings of the old Bailey / Esther Snell -- Useful and entertaining to the generality of readers: selecting the select trials, 1718-1764 / Andrea McKenzie -- Representing the adversary criminal trial : lawyers in the old Bailey proceedings, 1770-1800 / Robert Shoemaker -- Acts of public performance : barristers and actors in Georgian England / Simon Devereaux -- Negotiating justice in the new public sphere : crime, the courts, and the press in early eighteenth-century Britain / David Lemmings -- Contemplating the evil within : examining attitudes to criminality in Scotland, 1700-1840 / Anne-Marie Kilday -- Fiction or faction : literary representations of the early nineteenth-century criminal courtroom / Allyson N. May -- Publishing courtroom drama for the masses, 1820-1855 / Rosalind Crone.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Criminal courts -- Great Britain -- History.
Trial and arbitral proceedings -- Great Britain -- History.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- Great Britain -- History.
Crime -- Great Britain -- History.
Added Author Lemmings, David.
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Related To Original 9781409418030 1409418030 1409418049 (DLC) 2012023736
ISBN 1409418049 (electronic bk.)
9781409418047 (electronic bk.)
9781409418030 (hardback)
1409418030 (hardback)
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