Matrimonial Brokerage in the Metropolis; Being True Narratives of Strange Adventures in New York, and Startling Facts in City Life
New York: Thatcher & Hutchinson, 1859. Warth, Thomas. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #2326441
First edition. General light wear, pencil scribble on one page.
355, 4 pp. 21 of 33 chapters previously published in New York Evening Post, other 12 appear first here. True accounts of New York City life, including the acquittal of Emma Cunningham for the murder of Dr. Harvey Burdell in one of the most famous cases of the Victorian era. Illustrations by Thomas Warth.
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