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Author Bickerstaff, Isaac, 1735-1812.

Title The life and adventures of Ambrose Gwinett : apprentice to an attorney at law, who for a murder which he never committed, was tried, condemned, executed, and hung in chains, in old England; yet lived many years afterwards, and in his travels found the man in the West-Indies, actually alive, for the supposed murder of whom he had been really executed. Demonstratively proving, that condemnations upon circumstantial evidence are injurious to innocence, incompatible with justice, and therefore ought always to be discountenanced, especially in cases of life an death[.].

Published Boston : Printed and sold by J. White, near Charles'-River Bridge, --1800.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 24 pages ; 12⁰
Notes Attributed to Isaac Bickerstaff in the Dictionary of national biography.
Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library.
Evans, 37561.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns.
Notes United States Massachusetts Boston.
Other author White, Joseph, 1755?-1836, printer.
Subject Gwinett, Ambrose.
Murder -- England -- Deal.
Executions and executioners -- England -- Deal.
Evidence, Circumstantial.
Variant Title Life and adventures of Ambrose Gwinett.