Large 8vo. 305 pp. Illus. in b&w. Publishers bd. w. D. J. Signed by author on title pg. Very good.
Kommentar: The gentleman mass murder. Thomas Griffiths Wainewright (1794 – 1847) was an English artist and author. He was known for his extravagant lifestyle and economic troubles. He was suspected of murdering several of his relatives. Though this was never proven he was eventually arrested for bank forgery and transported to the penal colony in Tasmania.