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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 of May, 1791, for burglary
Imprint [Newport, R.I.] : Printed and sold by Peter Edes, in Newport., [1791?]
Descript 21, [1] p. ; (4to)
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 23773
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
Editor's preface signed: William Smith. Newport, May 20, 1791
Imprint from colophon
Title vignette
Evans 23773
Alden, J.E. Rhode Island, 1259
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. 23773)
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
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