THE COMPLETE NEWGATE CALENDAR. J. L. Rayner, G T. Crook.

THE COMPLETE NEWGATE CALENDAR

London: Privately printed for the Navarre Society Limited, 1926. Hardcover. Being Captain Charles Johnson's General History of the Lives and Adventures of the Most Famous Highwaymen, Murderers, Street-Robbers and Account of the Voyages and Plunders of the Most Notorious Pyrates, 1734; Captain Alexander Smith's Compleat History of the Lives and Robberies of the Most Notorious Highwaymen, Foot-Pads, Shop-Lifts and Cheats, 1719; The Tyburn Chronicle, 1768; The Malefactors' Register, 1796; George Borrow's Celebrated Trails, 1825; The Newgate Calendar, by Andrew Knapp and William Baldwin, 1826; Camden Pelham's Chronicle of Crime, 1841; etc. Collated and Edited with Some Appendices by J.L. Rayner and G.T. Crook. Five volume set, with the General Index. 28 plates, including the frontispieces. Octavo. Original green cloth bindings, with gilt stamping and a ribbon marker. Light foxing to the prefatory and concluding leaves and along the edges. In the uncommon dust jackets, which are a bit sun faded along the spine and extremities. Quite nice. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #63774

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