Brings new insights into their lives and the events that led to their deaths, and includes chapters on baby murders among domestic servants, counterfeiting, husband poisoning, as well as the infamous Eliza Fenning case.
Writer on Love, Life and Death in the Georgian era
Women and the Gallows 1797-1837:
Taunton, 1817. Barrister George Tuckett wakes to discover that his 16-year-old niece Maria Glenn, reputedly the heiress to West Indian sugar plantations, is missing. A true story, with an astonishing ending.