TITLE

CHAPTER XLVII: MR. SHARP'S ADVOCACY

PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Complete Prose Works of Martin Farquhar Tupper;3/ 1/2008, p85
SOURCE TYPE
Primary Source Document
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 47 of the book "The Complete Prose Works of Martin Farquhar Tupper" is presented. It depicts the decision of the court judge to acquit labourer Roger Acton from the accusations of stealing a crock of gold and murdering a woman due to the absence of evidence against him. It emphasizes the support given by thieves advocate Philip Sharp to his client bailiff Simon Jennings, by interrogating the witness and servant Jonathan Floyd.
ACCESSION #
30659045

 

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