Author Mount, Thomas, 1764-1791
Title The confession, &c. of Thomas Mount, [electronic resource] : who was executed at Little-Rest, in the state of Rhode-Island, on Friday the 27th day of May, 1791, for burglary
Imprint Portsmouth [N.H.]: : Printed and sold by J. Melcher, at his office in Market-Street., [1791?]
Descript 24 p. ; 18 cm. (4to)
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 46227
Note Includes an account of the Flash Company, a confederation of thieves, together with a list of Flash words and phrases, the Oath, and several Flash songs
"To the public."--p. [2], signed: William Smith. Newport, May 20, 1791
Bristol B7764
Shipton & Mooney 46227
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 46227)
Subject Mount, Thomas, 1764-1791
Flash Company
Burglary -- Rhode Island
Crime
Executions and executioners -- Rhode Island
Organized crime
Crime -- Slang
Slang
Songs. rbgenr
Alt Author Smith, William, 1754-1821, ed