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Martin Levy

Love and Madness

The Murder of Martha Ray, Mistress of the Fourth Earl of Sandwich

€ 16.95

Traces the events surrounding the sensational 1779 murder of the Earl of Sandwich`s live-in mistress, describing the controversial trial of her Anglican minister killer and the speculation and controversy that surrounded her death in the years that followed. Reprint.


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xi
A NOTE ON THE TITLE xiii
1 Why Vainly Seek to Flee? Love Will Pursue You. 1(14)
2 First Lady of the Admiralty 15(24)
3 The Romantic Redcoat 39(12)
4 Love and Madness 51(16)
5 Sensation 67(20)
6 Newgate Prison 87(12)
7 A Public Example 99(14)
8 Boswell and Hackman 113(12)
9 This Good Old Custom 125(16)
EPILOGUE 141(6)
APPENDIX 1 A Poem on the Death of Martha Ray 147(2)
APPENDIX 2 Two Broadside Ballads 149(6)
APPENDIX 3 An Essay Inspired by James Hackman`s Journey from Newgate to Tyburn 155(6)
APPENDIX 4 Letters by `Sabrina` and `Cato` 161(8)
APPENDIX 5 Herbert Croft`s Love and Madness 169(32)
NOTES 201(18)
BIBLIOGRAPHY 219(14)
INDEX 233
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Paperback / softback
240 pagina's
Januari 2004
213 gram
202 x 136 x 16 mm
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