Jack Sheppard and Edgeworth Bess escaping from Clerkenwell Prison

George Cruikshank, 1792-1878

July 1839


11.8 x 9.4 cm

"Epoch the Third, 1724. The Prison Breaker," Vol. 2, Ch. 4, "Jack Sheppard's Escape from the New Prison," in William Harrison Ainsworth's Jack Sheppard. A Romance, facing page 262.

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  • Illustration and facing text in the 1854 Routledge edition
  • Scanned image and text by Philip V. Allingham.

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