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“Quite another Vein of Wickedness”

In early 1720s London highway or street robbery, especially by ‘gangs’, was highly topical; for some decades it had been a cause of much anxiety, and had recently been the target of increasingly harsh legislation. Yet the vast literature that “accompanied and stimulated” that legislation has been de... Full description

Main Author: Clegg, Jeanne
Contained in: Annali di Ca’ Foscari. Serie Occidentale (01.09.2016)
Journal Title: Annali di Ca’ Foscari. Serie Occidentale
Fulltext access: Fulltext access (direct link - free access) 10.14277/2499-1562/AnnOc-50-16-11
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ISSN: 2499-2232
DOI: 10.14277/2499-1562/AnnOc-50-16-11
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Physical Description: Online-Ressource
ID (e.g. DOI, URN): 10.14277/2499-1562/AnnOc-50-16-11
PPN (Catalogue-ID): DOAJ032653794
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