Country Fair

... The History of Jack Sheppard , ” the notorious suggest a special trip to town - provided Cockney highwayman . ... Shakespeare Company tion is scheduled for the Saville on April 19 . has just celebrated five years at the Aldwych It ...

Country Fair


Plays and Players

The History of Jack Sheppard , the Notorious Cockney Highwayman is the title of of the latest Wolf Mankowitz - Monty Norman musical to be seen in London soon . A new American producing company , Algonquin Productions Inc , have bought ...

Plays and Players


Hangmen of England

London's hangman by 1719 , and it was probably he who executed the notorious Jack Sheppard at Tyburn in November 1724. Sheppard was a Cockney thief and highwayman who escaped from prison four times before being finally ' turned off at ...

Hangmen of England


Penny Dreadfuls and Boys Adventures

... or , The maiden's sacrifice 473 Brief history of boys ' journals xv Brigand ; or , The mountain chief 474 Brigand ... The adventures of a notorious burglar 129 Charley and Tim at Scarum School go Charley Wag , the new Jack Sheppard ...

Penny Dreadfuls and Boys  Adventures

Penny dreadfuls - sensational stories published in weekly parts - were an important feature of Victorian popular literature. They were often anonymous, and inspired by the melodramas of the day. This is the catalogue of a comprehensive collection bequeathed by music-hall performer Barry Ono.

Scottish Notes and Queries

The story of Sawney Beane is a clumsy This vile book , to a great extent , is the Cockney invention , without any foundation what- English lad's vademecum or ... For- mind their real heroes are Jack Sheppard , Dick “ Deadwood Dick .

Scottish Notes and Queries


Scottish Notes and Queries

The story of Sawney Beane is a clumsy This vile book , to a great extent , is the Cockney invention , without any foundation what- English lad's vademecum or ... For- mind their real heroes are Jack Sheppard , Dick “ Deadwood Dick .

Scottish Notes and Queries


The New Law Journal

Grand Finale The lost property office which was conITH film about Jack veniently situated near the Old Bailey A whole string of indictments were Sheppard going the rounds it is and Newgate enabled Wild to check on presented against him ...

The New Law Journal