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The Resource A pickpocket's tale : the underworld of nineteenth-century New York, Timothy J. Gilfoyle

A pickpocket's tale : the underworld of nineteenth-century New York, Timothy J. Gilfoyle

Label
A pickpocket's tale : the underworld of nineteenth-century New York
Title
A pickpocket's tale
Title remainder
the underworld of nineteenth-century New York
Statement of responsibility
Timothy J. Gilfoyle
Title variation
Underworld of nineteenth-century New York
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gilfoyle, Timothy J
Dewey number
  • 364.16/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HV6653.A66
  • HV6653.A66
LC item number
  • G55 2006
  • G55 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Appo, George
  • Pickpockets
  • Juvenile delinquents
  • Crime
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
A pickpocket's tale : the underworld of nineteenth-century New York, Timothy J. Gilfoyle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The trials of Quimbo Appo -- Urchins, Arabs, and gutter-snipes -- A house of refuge at sea -- Appo on: violence -- Factories for turning out criminals -- The "guns" of Gotham -- Drafted -- Opium dens and Bohemia -- The old homestead -- The dives -- Appo on: Jack Collins -- Tombs justice -- Appo on: Good fellows -- Fences -- "That galling yoke of servitude" -- Danny Driscoll and the Whyos -- Eastern State Penitentiary -- Green goods -- Appo on: Jersey City -- Poughkeepsie -- Appo on: Stealing guys -- The Lexow Committee -- In the tenderloin -- A marked man -- Buried alive -- A genuine reformation
Control code
ocm62679827
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 460 p.
Isbn
9780393061901
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005036130
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A pickpocket's tale : the underworld of nineteenth-century New York, Timothy J. Gilfoyle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The trials of Quimbo Appo -- Urchins, Arabs, and gutter-snipes -- A house of refuge at sea -- Appo on: violence -- Factories for turning out criminals -- The "guns" of Gotham -- Drafted -- Opium dens and Bohemia -- The old homestead -- The dives -- Appo on: Jack Collins -- Tombs justice -- Appo on: Good fellows -- Fences -- "That galling yoke of servitude" -- Danny Driscoll and the Whyos -- Eastern State Penitentiary -- Green goods -- Appo on: Jersey City -- Poughkeepsie -- Appo on: Stealing guys -- The Lexow Committee -- In the tenderloin -- A marked man -- Buried alive -- A genuine reformation
Control code
ocm62679827
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 460 p.
Isbn
9780393061901
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005036130
Other physical details
ill.

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