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Kent, Constance Emilie 1844-

Works: 31 works in 72 publications in 2 languages and 1,227 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Defendant
Classifications: HV6248.K42, 364.38
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Most widely held works by Constance Emilie Kent
The great crime of 1860 : being a summary of the facts relating to the murder committed at Road, a critical review of its social and scientific aspects, and an authorized account of the family ; with an appendix by J.W. Stapleton by J. W Stapleton( )

9 editions published between 1861 and 2007 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the murder of Francis Saville Kent, on June 29, 1860
The medico-legal value of confession as an evidence of guilt by William A Hammond( )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"On the morning of the 30th of June, 1860, Francis Saville Kent, four years old, was found murdered in an out-house on his father's premises, Roadhill House, Wiltshire [England]. ... Suspicions fell, by turns upon Mr. Kent, the nurse, and upon a daughter of the former by his first wife. [Constance Emilie Kent, the daughter] had borne herself throughout the examination with wonderful fortitude, and apparently with the utmost consciousness of innocence." Yet in the spring of 1865, she voluntarily came forward, confessed herself guilty of her brother's murder, and was committeed to take her trial for the crime. Cf. Pages 3-5
The Road murder : being a complete report and analysis of the various examinations and opinions of the press on this mysterious tragedy by Barrister-at-Law( )

3 editions published between 1860 and 1861 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of Constance Kent by John Rhode( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constance Emilie Kent confessed, in April, 1865, to the murder of her brother, Francis Saville Kent, on June 29, 1860, and was tried at the Wiltshire assizes at Salisbury, July 21, 1865. The book includes an account of the corner's inquest at Road, July 2, 1860, and the magisterial examinations of Constance Kent at Road, July 27, 1860, and of Elizabeth Gough at Trowbridge, October 1-4, 1860
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Kent, Constance Emilie b. 1844

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