A narrative of the proceedings in France, for discovering and detecting the murderers of the English gentlemen September 21. 1723, near Calais. With an account of the condemnation and sentence of Joseph Bizeau and Peter Le Febvre, two notorious robbers, who were the principal Actors in the said Murder; particularly in the killing Mr. Lock. Together with their Discovery, and Manner of perpetrating that execrable Murder; and also large Memoirs of their Behaviour during their Torture, and upon the Scaffold, their impeaching several other Criminals, and a brief History of their past Crimes, as well in Company with their former Captain, the famous Cartouche, as since his Execution. In which Is a great Variety of Remarkable Incidents, and Surprizing Circumstances, never yet made Publick. Translated from the French

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Defoe, Daniel
Other Authors: Jebb, Samuel
Format: eBook
Published: London printed for J. Roberts, in Warwick-Lane 1724, M.DCC.XXIV. [1724]
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:"According to John Nichols's Literary anecdotes (1812), i, 161-62, the Narrative was written by Dr. Samuel Jebb"--Furbank and Owens. - Drop-head title on p. [1]: 'An account of the Cartoucheans in France'; a variant has "Cartouchans. - English Short Title Catalog, T70638. - Moore, 465. - Price from imprint: price 2 s. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - Sometimes considered to have been based on French originals, but compiled with adaptations and additions by Daniel Defoe. Attribution disputed by Furbank and Owens, Defoe de-attributions
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([2],108p.,plate) 8°