WorldCat Identities

Canning, Elizabeth 1734-1773

Overview
Works: 216 works in 497 publications in 2 languages and 12,169 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Actor
Classifications: HV6248.C15, 343.1
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Most widely held works about Elizabeth Canning
 
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Most widely held works by Elizabeth Canning
Canning's farthing post by Elizabeth Canning( Book )

9 editions published between 1754 and 2005 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial of Elizabeth Canning, spinster, for wilful and corrupt perjury : at Justice Hall in the Old-Bailey, ... 1754. Before the Right Honourable Thomas Rawlinson, Esq; Lord-Mayor ... Taken in short-hand by Elizabeth Canning( )

10 editions published between 1754 and 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two gypsies, Susannah Wells and Mary Squires, were arrested, tried and convicted of the abduction of Elizabeth Canning. Lord Mayor Sir Crisp Gascoyne saw inconsistencies in Canning's story, and continued an investigation. It was later proved that Canning had made up the abduction story to cover up her pregnancy. Squires and Wells were acquitted, and Canning was convicted of perjury. Henry Fielding, a Bow Street magistsrate, examined the case, heard testimony, and published a pamphlet on the handling of the case. -- Bookdealer's description
An address to the liverymen of the city of London, from Sir Crisp Gascoyne ... relative to his conduct in the cases of Elizabeth Canning and Mary Squires by Crisp Gascoyne( Book )

1 edition published in 1754 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Squires, an infirm old woman, was tried for the robbery of Elizabeth Canning, and condemned although she was innocent
An appeal to the public, in behalf of Elizabeth Canning : in which the material facts in her story are fairly stated, and shewn to be true, on the foundation of evidence by Daniel Cox( Book )

4 editions published between 1753 and 2007 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Canning, drawn from the life by Elizabeth Canning( )

6 editions published between 1754 and 2005 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial of Elizabeth Canning, spinster, for wilful and corrupt perjury by Elizabeth Canning( )

1 edition published in 1754 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A physical account of the case of Elizabeth Canning by James Solas Dodd( Book )

2 editions published in 1753 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The evidence of Elizabeth Canning, fully confuted by Britannicus( Book )

2 editions published in 1753 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Queries relating to E. C's case by Sollom Emlyn( Book )

1 edition published in 1754 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canning wonder by Arthur Machen( Book )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Canning was an Englishwoman who claimed that she had been abducted and her kidnappers tried to force her to become a prostitute. She ended up being convicted for perjury
A collection of several papers relating to Elizabeth Canning by Elizabeth Canning( Book )

1 edition published in 1754 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The mystery of Elizabeth Canning : as found in the testimony of the Old Bailey trials and other records by Barrett R Wellington( Book )

2 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A letter to the right honourable Earl of ----- : concerning the affair of Elizabeth Canning by Allan Ramsay( )

2 editions published in 1753 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.59 (from 0.49 for 'Elizabeth ... to 0.90 for The trial ...)

Alternative Names
Affaire Elizabeth Canning affaire judiciaire du XVIIIe siècle

Canning, Elisabeth 1734-1773

Elizabeth Canning Brits werkster (1734-1773)

Elizabeth Canning servante ayant donné son nom à une affaire judiciaire du XVIIIe siècle

Treat, Elizabeth Canning 1734-1773

Елізабет Каннінг

Элизабет Каннинг

إليزابيث كانينغ

Languages
English (220)

French (2)