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- ISBN: 0712356592
- ISBN: 9780712356596
- Physical Description: 175 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
- Edition: Paperback edition.
- Publisher: London [England] : The British Library, 2016.
Originally published in 2014.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Introduction -- Dastardly deeds and deadly desires -- Medical oddities, quacks and cures -- Carping critics and critical issues of the day -- Amusing musings and life's little foibles -- All in a day's work -- Animals antics and creature confusion -- Missives and missiles from across the globe -- Crime and punishment -- Salacious gossip, scandal and scallywags -- Extraordinary people.
Collecting some of the most fascinating and bizarre stories from English newspapers from 1700 to 1900, Rona Levin offers up gossip, true crime, scandal, and more.
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|Subject:||British Library. Newspaper Library > Excerpts.
History, Modern > Miscellanea.