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Burke, William 1792-1829

Overview
Works: 151 works in 290 publications in 3 languages and 5,831 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Case studies  History  Comedy films  Drama  Songs and music 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KDC186.B87, 343.1
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Burke and Hare by William Burke( Book )

14 editions published between 1912 and 1996 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Burke, William Hare, and Helen M'Dougal were associated in the murder of more than sixteen persons. This volume deals especially with the trial, in the High Court of Justiciary, Edinburgh, of William Burke and Helen M'Dougal who were indicted for the murder of three of the victims, in December, 1828. The trial of William Hare for the murder of James Wilson is included. [Source unknown]
The history of Burke and Hare, and of the Resurrectionist times; a fragment from the criminal annals of Scotland by George Mac Gregor( )

1 edition published in 1884 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Life and trial of Burke and his associates : the Edinburgh murderers who slaughtered their victims for sale( )

1 edition published in 1828 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nous la liberté by René Clair( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic satire on the dehumanization of industrial workers which preceded Chaplin's Modern Times by five years. This quick paced and amusing experiment has Louis escaping prison to become a phonograph company tycoon. Emile, a fellow inmate, later flees prison to work in his friend's factory where he meets and falls in love with a fellow factory worker, Jeanne, overcoming the objections of her protective uncle, Paul Imaque, with Emile's help. Gangsters attempt to blackmail Louis. With police looking for him Louis flees with Emile, who has given up Jeanne to another worker she truely loves. Louis and Emile take to the open road, bumming their way to freedom
Burke and Hare: the resurrection men by Jacques Barzun( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leichenräuber
An Introduction to special effects makeup( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Makeup artist John Dods presents step-by-step instructions for creating a lifemask, sculpting features, creating latex appliances, applying prosthetic makeup to actors, and creating mechanical effects
Trial of William Burke and Helen M'Dougal : before the High Court of Justiciary at Edinburgh on Wednesday, December 24, 1828 for the murder of Margery Campbell or Docherty by William Burke( Book )

1 edition published in 1829 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The trial of William Burke & Helen M'Dougal for the horrible murder of Margery Campbell, for the purpose of disposing of her body for dissection by William Burke( Book )

3 editions published in 1828 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burke and Hare. Edited by William Roughead. [With plates.] by William BURKE( Book )

6 editions published between 1921 and 1948 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burke and Hare : the story of a terrible partnership by Hargrave Lee ADAM( Book )

4 editions published between 1936 and 1948 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horrible Discovery. The life and trial of Burke and his associates, the Edinburgh murdere [sic], who slaughtered their victims for sale by William BURKE( Book )

2 editions published in 1828 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and Times of Burke & Hare; stories of the Resurrectionists by William Burke( Book )

3 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life and times of Burke and Hare by William Burke( Book )

1 edition published in 1881 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jamie Wilson's mother's dream( Book )

1 edition published in 1829 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rembrandt Handzeichnungen by William Burke( Book )

2 editions published between 1946 and 1949 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The infamous Burke and Hare : serial killers and resurrectionists of nineteenth century EdinburghBurke & HareBurke and Hare : the year of the ghoulsBurke & Hare
Alternative Names
Burke, Willm 1792-1829

Burke, Willm. (William), 1792-1829

William Burke britischer Serienmörder

William Burke Brits misdadiger (-1829)

Уильям Бурк

Languages
English (145)

German (2)

French (2)