Gallows ThiefeBook - 2010
A man in Newgate had been found guilty of murdering the aristocrat whose portrait he was painting. Captain Hawkes is given the job of investigating, but when his first steps produce a sizeable bribe to look the other way, it arouses his smouldering anger over the condition of England.
Publisher: Glasgow :, HarperCollins Publishers,, 2010.
Characteristics: 1 online resource.