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[The Polstead Murder!!! William Corder Maria Marten the red barn].

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authentic and faithful history of the mysterious murder : a scrapbook].

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1828
Place Term: [London]
Publisher: [T.C. Newby]
Library locations
George Arents Collection
Shelf locator: Arents BIP (Curtis, J. Authentic) AL 01-355
Topics
Murder
Notes
Content : Binding: Half calf and marbled boards.

Content : Collection compiled by T.C. Newby, for a possible work on the murder. A.L.S. from Newby bound in (leaf 183).

Content : Collection of newspaper cuttings, contemporary water-colordrawings, pencil sketches, colored woodcuts, portraits, poetical broadsides, confessions and broadsides, of the trial and execution of William Corder, relating to the murder of Maria Marten in the Red Barn at Polstead.

Content : Contains 10 water-color drawings, 9 pencil sketches, 2 full-page colored woodcuts and numerous other ill. Among them several portraits of Corder, some full lenght.

Content : Leaves ruled in red.

Content : Newspaper article from The Times Literary Supplement, Apr.19, 1928 (2 folded leaves) laid in.

Content : Provenance: Marquess of Crewe (bookplate).

Content : Two bookplates, one of the Marquess of Crewe, the other with coat of arms and motto "Anchora tutissima virtus."

Content: Binder's title: Maria Marten, murder in the Red Barn.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15129684
UUID: 0137f230-c60a-012f-c3fd-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1828: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The Polstead Murder!!! William Corder Maria Marten the red barn]." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1828. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7893b1a5-0c29-255e-e040-e00a18063c76

Chicago/Turabian Format

George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The Polstead Murder!!! William Corder Maria Marten the red barn]." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7893b1a5-0c29-255e-e040-e00a18063c76

APA Format

George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. (1828). [The Polstead Murder!!! William Corder Maria Marten the red barn]. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7893b1a5-0c29-255e-e040-e00a18063c76

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[The Polstead Murder!!! William Corder Maria Marten the red barn].