Prisons and Punishments of London

By: Byrne, Richard

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Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 788g, 211pgs. This book is the first full survey of London's many prisons throughout the ages, from the Tower to Pentonville, and of the punishments meted out to felons. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription from the previous owner on the inside front page. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.

Title: Prisons and Punishments of London

Author Name: Byrne, Richard

Categories: English History, First Editions, History, True Crime,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, England, Harrap Books: 1989

ISBN Number: 0245546782

ISBN Number 13: 9780245546785

Binding: Hardcover with Dust Jacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: HISEUR92

Keywords: Prisons, Punishment, London, Crime, English History, Buildings,