A BOOK OF SCOUNDRELS

BY CHARLES WHIBLEY

NEW YORK THE MACMILLAN CO. MDCCCXCVII

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A Book of Scoundrels
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents vii
  • Introduction 1
  • Captain Hind 39
  • Moll Cutpurse And Jonathan Wild 57
  • II - Jonathan Wild 75
  • III - A Parallel (moll Cutpurse And Jonathan Wild) 87
  • Ralph Briscoe 95
  • Gilderoy and Sixteen- String Jack 107
  • II - Sixteen-String Jack 119
  • III- A Parallel (gilderoy and Sixteen- String Jack) 131
  • Thomas Pureney 139
  • Sheppard and Cartouche 153
  • II - Louis-Dominique Cartouche 163
  • III - A Parallel (sheppard and Cartouche) 175
  • Vaux 181
  • George Barrington 189
  • The Switcher And Gentleman Harry 201
  • II - Gentleman Harry 215
  • III - A Parallel (the Switcher and Gentleman Harry) 229
  • Deacon Brodie And Charles Peace 235
  • II - Charles Peace 247
  • III - A Parallel (deacon Brodie and Charles Peace) 259
  • The Man in the Grey Suit 265
  • Monsieur L'AbbÉ 275
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