WorldCat Identities

Roughead, William 1870-1952

Overview
Works: 132 works in 586 publications in 1 language and 8,889 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Case studies  Biography  History  Trial and arbitral proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Former owner
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Most widely held works about William Roughead
 
Most widely held works by William Roughead
Trial of Deacon Brodie by William Brodie( )

33 editions published between 1906 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of William Brodie and George Smith in Edinburgh, 1788, for the crime of theft attended with house-breaking
Trial of Oscar Slater by Oscar Slater( Book )

43 editions published between 1910 and 2007 in English and held by 529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tried in the High Court of Justiciary, Edinburgh, May 1909, for the murder of Miss Marion Gilchrist
The fatal countess and other studies by William Roughead( )

12 editions published between 1924 and 2018 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Mary Blandy by Mary Blandy( )

19 editions published between 1914 and 2006 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Blandy was tried in 1752, for the murder of her father, Francis Blandy
Classic crimes by William Roughead( Book )

18 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies of some of Great Britain's most celebrated murder cases: Burke and Hare, the Bravo case, the murder of Jess McPherson, and others
Trial of Jessie M'Lachlan by Jessie M'Lachlan( )

25 editions published between 1827 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burke and Hare by William Burke( Book )

35 editions published between 1912 and 2010 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Burke, William Hare, Hare and Helen M'Dougal were associated together in the murder of more than sixteen persons, whose bodies were sold to a Knox, of Edinburgh, for anatomical purposes. This volume deals especially with the trial in the High Court of Justiciary, Edinburgh, December, 1828, of William Burke and Helen M'Dougal, who were indicted for the murder of three of the victims
The murderer's companion by William Roughead( Book )

9 editions published between 1929 and 1996 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve Scots trials by William Roughead( )

19 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glengarry's way, and other studies by William Roughead( )

13 editions published between 1922 and 2010 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Dr. Pritchard by Edward William Pritchard( Book )

27 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Pritchard was tried in Glasgow, 1865, for the murder of his wife, Mary Jane Pritchard, and his mother-in-law, Mrs. Michael Taylor
Burke and Hare by William Roughead( )

10 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Katharine Nairn by Katharine Nairne( Book )

16 editions published between 1926 and 2012 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katherine Nairn was tried before the High Court of Justiciary, Edinburgh, August 5-16, 1765, for the crimes of incest and murder of Thomas Ogilvie
Trial of Mrs. M'Lachlan by Jessie M'Lachlan( Book )

25 editions published between 1911 and 1995 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tried in Glasgow, 1862, for the murder of Jessie M'Pherson, otherwise Jessie M'Pherson Richardson
The riddle of the Ruthvens and other studies by William Roughead( )

11 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of John Donald Merrett by John Donald Merrett( Book )

11 editions published between 1929 and 1995 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Donald Merrett was tried in the High Court of Justiciary, Edinburgh, February, 1927, for the murder of his mother and for uttering forged checks upon her bank account
Trial of John Watson Laurie : (the Arran murder) by John Watson Laurie( Book )

14 editions published between 1932 and 1995 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trial of Captain Porteous by John Porteous( )

17 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of John Galt by John Galt( Book )

3 editions published between 1936 and 1968 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bad companions by William Roughead( Book )

8 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Roughead, W. N. 1870-1952

Roughead, W. N. (William Nicol), 1870-1952

William Roughead British criminologist

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English (373)