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The Murdered Person

11/10/1856

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Author Charles Dickens
Genres Prose: Essay i
Prose: Leading Article i
Subjects Crime; Criminals; Punishment; Capital Punishment; Prisons; Penal Transportation; Penal Colonies
Ethics; Morals; Moral Development; Moral Education; Philosophy; Values
Law; Lawyers; Justice; Courts; Trials
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William Dove of Leeds was found guilty at the York Assizes on 21 July 1856 of murdering his wife by strychnine poisoning.

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The World Unseen

11/10/1856

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Author Edmund Saul Dixon
Genre Prose: Essay i
Subjects Commercial Products (Commodities); Material Culture; Shopping; Advertising
Life Sciences (Physiology / Biology / Immunology / Medicine / Pharmacology / Anatomy / Ecology)
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Salome and I [i]

11/10/1856

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Author Thomas Wilkinson Speight
Genre Prose: Serial Fiction i
Subjects Associations; Institutions; Clubs; Labor Unions
Charity; Philanthropists; Philanthropists—Fiction; Benevolence
Children; Childhood; Pregnancy; Childbirth; Child Rearing; Adoption; Child Labor
Education—Great Britain; Universities and Colleges; Schools
Friendship
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Chapters I-II.

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Author George Augustus Sala
Genre Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Russia—Description and Travel
Ships; Boats; Shipwrecks; Salvage; Merchant Marine; Sailors; Sailing; Submarines (Ships)
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Author Friend of Eliza Lynn Linton
Genre Poetry: Narrative i
Subjects People with Disabilities; Human Body—Social Aspects; Human Bodies in Literature
Religion; Religion and Culture
Religion—Christianity—General
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Author Edmund Saul Dixon
Genre Prose: Digest; Review i
Subjects India—History—General
India—Social Life and Customs
Monarchy
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Based on William Knighton, The Private Life of an Eastern King (1855).

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Author Robert Brudenell Carter
Genres Prose: Essay i
Prose: Leading Article i
Subjects Education—Great Britain; Universities and Colleges; Schools
Gender Identity; Women; Men; Femininity; Masculinity
Health; Diseases; Personal Injuries; Hygiene; Cleanliness—Fiction
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Salome and I [ii]

18/10/1856

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Author Thomas Wilkinson Speight
Genre Prose: Serial Fiction i
Subjects Education—Great Britain; Universities and Colleges; Schools
Family Life; Families; Domestic Relations; Sibling Relations; Kinship; Home;
Fraud; Forgery; Deception; Betrayal—Fiction
Marriage; Courtship; Love; Sex
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Chapters III-IV.

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Author Robert Baxter Postans
Genre Prose: Essay i
Subjects Great Britain—Description and Travel
Natural Sciences (Astronomy / Botany / Geology / Natural History / Oceanography / Paleontology / Zoology)
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Author George Augustus Sala
Genre Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Beauty, Personal; Grooming; Appearance (Philosophy); Physiognomy
Fashion; Fashion History; Clothing and Dress; Millinery; Textile Crafts; Textile Design; Cotton; Cotton Manufacture
Russia—Description and Travel
Russia—Social Life and Customs
Ships; Boats; Shipwrecks; Salvage; Merchant Marine; Sailors; Sailing; Submarines (Ships)
Travel; Tourism; Hotels; Resorts; Seaside Resorts—Fiction; Passports;
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Author James Payn
Genre Prose: Autobiography; Biography; Memoirs; Obituary; Anecdotes i
Subjects Great Britain—Description and Travel
Transportation; Horse-Drawn Vehicles; Cab and Omnibus Service; Ballooning
Travel; Tourism; Hotels; Resorts; Seaside Resorts—Fiction; Passports;
Weather; Meteorology; Climate; Seasons
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Talk-Stoppers

25/10/1856

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Author Wilkie Collins
Genres Prose: Essay i
Prose: Leading Article i
Subjects Great Britain—Social Life and Customs
Literature; Writing; Authorship; Reading; Books; Poetry; Storytelling; Letter Writing
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Author John Robertson
Genre Prose: Essay i
Subjects Great Britain—Description and Travel
Natural Sciences (Astronomy / Botany / Geology / Natural History / Oceanography / Paleontology / Zoology)
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Part of a series of articles on marine life by Robertson in this volume, see also: 'Seaside Eggs', (HW, XIV, No. 335); 'Sea-Gardens' (HW, XIV, No. 340); and 'The Purple Shore' (HW, XIV, No. 346).

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Author Wilkie Collins
Genres Prose: Editorial i
Prose: Snippet i
Subjects Art; Design; Painting; Sculpture; Photography; Interior Decoration;
Newspapers; Periodicals; Journalism
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Author George Augustus Sala
Genre Prose: Travel-writing i
Subjects Russia—Description and Travel
Russia—Social Life and Customs
Travel; Tourism; Hotels; Resorts; Seaside Resorts—Fiction; Passports;
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The Faithful Mirror

25/10/1856

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Author Robert Barnabus Brough
Genre Poetry: Lyric i
Subjects Art; Design; Painting; Sculpture; Photography; Interior Decoration;
Ethics; Morals; Moral Development; Moral Education; Philosophy; Values
Religion; Religion and Culture
Religion—Christianity—General
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Salome and I [iii]

25/10/1856

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Author Thomas Wilkinson Speight
Genre Prose: Serial Fiction i
Subjects Crime; Criminals; Punishment; Capital Punishment; Prisons; Penal Transportation; Penal Colonies
Escapes; Fugitives from Justice—Fiction
Ethics; Morals; Moral Development; Moral Education; Philosophy; Values
Family Life; Families; Domestic Relations; Sibling Relations; Kinship; Home;
Fraud; Forgery; Deception; Betrayal—Fiction
Marriage; Courtship; Love; Sex
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Chapters V-VI.

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Lost in the Pit

1/11/1856

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Author Henry Morley
Genres Prose: Leading Article i
Prose: Report i
Subjects Accidents; Accident Victims—Fiction; Fires; Search and Rescue Operations; Natural Disasters; Disasters; Disaster Relief
Death; Grief; Mourning; Mourning Customs in Literature; Funeral Rites and Ceremonies; Life Cycle, Human; Old Age; Mortality
Industries; Industrial Revolution—Great Britain; Industrialization; Industrial Safety; Industrial Laws and Legislation; Industrial Welfare; Industrial Relations;
Law; Lawyers; Justice; Courts; Trials
Work; Work and Family; Occupations; Professions; Wages
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Author Harriet Parr
Genre Prose: Serial Fiction i
Subjects Art; Design; Painting; Sculpture; Photography; Interior Decoration;
Family Life; Families; Domestic Relations; Sibling Relations; Kinship; Home;
Gender Identity; Women; Men; Femininity; Masculinity
Marriage; Courtship; Love; Sex
Money; Finance; Banking; Investments; Taxation; Insurance; Debt; Inheritance and Succession
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Monmouth

1/11/1856

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Author George Meredith
Genre Poetry: Narrative i
Subjects Great Britain—History
Monarchy
Religion; Religion and Culture
Religion—Christianity—Catholic Church
Revolutions; Revolutions—History; Riots; Riots—Fiction; Political Violence
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