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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
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1828: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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