Stephen, Sir Leslie, and Sidney Lee, editors. The Dictionary of National Biography. Smith, Elder, 1908.
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As her title implies, she is interested in Hogarth as social commentator. This approach puts her ahead of her time. She notes the presence of the black woman among those he depicts condemned to beat...
The Select Committee on Police heard from Patrick Colquhoun that prostitutes derive a considerable proportion of their subsistence by the robbery of those who come into contact with them.
Tobias, John Jacob. Urban Crime in Victorian England. Shocken Books, 1972.