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Title An Effectual scheme for the immediate preventing of street robberies, and suppressing all other disorders of the night. [electronic resource] : With a bief history of the night-houses. And an appendix relating to those sons of hell, call'd incendiaries. Humbly inscribed to the Right Honourable the Lord-Mayor of the city of London
Imprint London : Printed for J. Wilford, at the Three-Flower-de-Luces behind the Chapter-House, in St. Paul's Church-Yard, MDCCXXXI [1731]
Descript 72p. ; 8⁰
Note Sometimes attributed to Daniel Defoe (Crossley, Lee, Trent, Hutchins, Moore, Novak). Attribution disputed by Furbank and Owens, Defoe de-attributions
Price on title page: (Price 1s.)
Reproduction of original from Cambridge University Library
Moore, 516
English Short Title Catalog, N65425
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Subject Robbery -- History -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800
Shoplifting -- History -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800
Brigands and robbers -- History -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800
Alt Author Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731, attributed name
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