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[The Polstead murder! Of an authentic and faithful history of the murder of Maria Marten ....]

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[The Polstead murder! Of an authentic and faithful history of the murder of Maria Marten ....]
Collection

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

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1828 (Questionable)
Place: [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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00f4bc40-c60a-012f-d15c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1828: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The Polstead murder! Of an authentic and faithful history of the murder of Maria Marten ....]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1828. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7893bea7-6d25-0919-e040-e00a180645c3

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George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. "[The Polstead murder! Of an authentic and faithful history of the murder of Maria Marten ....]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7893bea7-6d25-0919-e040-e00a180645c3

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George Arents Collection, The New York Public Library. (1828). [The Polstead murder! Of an authentic and faithful history of the murder of Maria Marten ....] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7893bea7-6d25-0919-e040-e00a180645c3

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[The Polstead murder! Of an authentic and faithful history of the murder of Maria Marten ....]