Introduction
Victims
Suspects
Witnesses
Ripper Letters
Police Officials
Official Documents
Press Reports
Victorian London
Message Boards
Ripper Media
Authors
Dissertations
Timelines
Games & Diversions
Photo Archive
Ripper Wiki
Casebook Examiner
Ripper Podcast
About the Casebook

 Search:


Most Recent Posts:
Other Mysteries: ** The Murder of Julia Wallace ** - by Dupin 8 minutes ago.
Catherine Eddowes: Jack's Escape from Mitre Square - by Aelric 2 hours ago.
Other Mysteries: zodiac - by Astatine211 3 hours ago.
Other Mysteries: zodiac - by Astatine211 4 hours ago.
Catherine Eddowes: Jack's Escape from Mitre Square - by Varqm 4 hours ago.
Catherine Eddowes: Jack's Escape from Mitre Square - by JeffHamm 5 hours ago.
Catherine Eddowes: Jack's Escape from Mitre Square - by DJA 5 hours ago.
Catherine Eddowes: Jack's Escape from Mitre Square - by DJA 5 hours ago.

Most Popular Threads:
Witnesses: If Schwartz Lied ... - (32 posts)
General Suspect Discussion: Francis Hermans - Update - Solid evidence of him being in vicinity of torso murders. - (32 posts)
Catherine Eddowes: Jack's Escape from Mitre Square - (31 posts)
Other Mysteries: zodiac - (26 posts)
General Discussion: A new front in the history wars? A new article on 'the five' - (10 posts)
Other Mysteries: ** The Murder of Julia Wallace ** - (10 posts)


Mysterious Press, 1971 (hardcover)
Maul and the Pear Tree: The Ratcliffe Highway Murders 1811, The
James, P.D. & T.A. Critchley
New York: Mysterious Press. 1971.
234pp. Illustrated. [Infamous Murders]
ISBN: 089296152X

Casebook Review:

One of the most celebrated books on the subject of the Ratcliff Highway Murders of 1811. Up until the time of Jack the Ripper, these murders were considered the "epitome" of shocking British murder stories. Highly recommended.