Women’s Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present
Standard Name: Sloper, William
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5 December 1738: The trial opened in which Theophilus Cibber...
5 December 1738
The trial opened in which Theophilus Cibber
sued William Sloper
for adultery, claiming £5,000 damages: virtually the trial of Susannah Cibber
. The jury found Sloper guilty but signified their opinion of Theophilus by awarding...