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Author:      Fielding, Henry
Title:       Murders. True Examples of the Interposition of Providence, in the
             Discovery and Punishment of Murder
Publisher:   Sold by S. Hazard . . . J. Marshall . . . R. White [etc.], Bath
             [and] London, 1795.
Description: An uncommon selection from Fielding's highly popular tract,
             vigorously promoted by him and "aptly called [a part of]
             Fielding's 'war against robbery and murder'", originally written
             just after the enactment of the Murder Act of 1752
Condition:   Original self-wraps, the sewing loose, some browning, else well-
             preserved, 12 pages; with the image of a prison and hanged
             prisoner on the title
Book No.:    W-76420                Price: $     350.00
Category:    criminal law, prisons
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Author:      Howard, John
Title:       The State of the Prisons in England and Wales, With Preliminary
             Observations, and an Account of Some Foreign Prisons and
             Hospitals. The Third Edition
Publisher:   Printed by William Eyres; and sold by T. Cadell [etc.],
             Warrington, 1784.
Description:
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf, half title backed, ex-library?, repairs; usable
Book No.:    W-62392                Price: $     750.00
Category:    criminal law, New York, prisons, Procedure
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Author:      Lacointa, Felix
Title:       Considerations sur les Bagnes
Publisher:   Les libraires du Palais-royal, Paris, 1823.
Description: A rare contribution to the early 19th-century debate about prison
             reform, gathering together and advocating several measures to be
             adopted and urging rehabilitation when prisons were no longer
             merely a waystation to trial or to the gallows
Condition:   Modern wraps, repaired, some foxing and staining, a usable copy
             only, 44 pages, with the 1/2 title; 3 copies in OCLC, none in
             North America
Book No.:    W-91824                Price: $     250.00
Category:    
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Author:      Hazelrigg, Lawrence E. (ed.)
Title:       Prison Within Society, A Reader in Penology
Publisher:   Doubleday & Co., Inc., Garden City, 1968.
Description:
Condition:   A sound copy in a rather worn dustjacket
Book No.:    W-90100                Price: $      35.00
Category:    Penology, prisons
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Author:      Irwin, John
Title:       Prisons in Turmoil
Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1980.
Description:
Condition:   Wraps; 277 pages
Book No.:    W-90101                Price: $      17.50
Category:    prisons
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Author:      Killinger, George G., et al. (eds.)
Title:       National Conference on Pre-Release, A Symposium on Adult Offender
             Programs
Publisher:   Institute of Contemporary Corrections, 1967.
Description:
Condition:   Stapled wraps; 102 pages
Book No.:    W-90102                Price: $      25.00
Category:    Penology, prisons
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Author:      Fenton, Norman
Title:       The Prisoner's Family, A Study of Family Counseling in an Adult
             Correctional System
Publisher:   American Correctional Association, College Park, 1959.
Description: Inscribed on the front free endpaper to Gilbert Geis, noted
             criminologist and authority on all aspects of social deviance
Condition:   Presentation copy, sound, in a discolored dustjacket
Book No.:    W-90106                Price: $      45.00
Category:    Penology, prisons
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Author:      Tighe, R.S.
Title:       Letters to Lord Tenterden, With an Appendix, Relating to a
             Petition Presented to the House of Lords . . . on the System &
             Conduct of the Marshal of the King's Bench, in Granting the Rules
             of His Prison
Publisher:   Printed by Redford and Robins [etc.], London, 1828.
Description: A rare work written from the unusual perspective of an insolvent
             debtor confined in Marshalsea Prison, alleging corrupt and
             arbitrary practises by its Marshal, William Jones, with Tighe's
             parliamentary petition seeking relief and his gloss upon it
Condition:   Modern green wraps, slightly strained and a very little foxing,
             else a clean copy, 44 pages; one copy in OCLC and a second in
             COPAC
Book No.:    W-76474                Price: $     450.00
Category:    prisons, bankruptcy
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Author:      Toch, Hans
Title:       Police, Prisons, and the Problem of Violence
Publisher:   National Institute of Mental Health, Rockville, 1977.
Description:
Condition:   Wraps, a bit soiled, but quite sound; 142 pages
Book No.:    W-90119                Price: $      35.00
Category:    prisons, criminal law
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Author:      Greene, Asa
Title:       The Debtor's Prison: A Tale of a Revolutionary Soldier. To Which
             Are Added, Remarks on Imprisonment for Debt, by Doctor Johnson.
             Wright 842
Publisher:   Bliss, Wadsworth & Co., New York, 1835.
Description: The uncommon, fictional polemic of Greene, defending New York's
             1832 law abolishing imprisonment for debt (but under threat of
             repeal), backed up by Samuel Johnson whose similar views appeared
             in 1758 in The Idler; no copy in a law library in OCLC
Condition:   Original green pebbled cloth, light foxing and browning, but a
             good sound copy; with the frontispiece of New-York's Old Debtor's
             Prison
Book No.:    W-79027                Price: $     450.00
Category:    prisons, bankruptcy, Law and Literature, New York
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Author:      Howard, John
Title:       An Account of the Principal Lazarettos in Europe; With Various
             Papers Relative to the Plague: Together with Further Observations
             on Some Foreign Prisons and Hospitals; and Additional Remarks on
             the Present State of Those in Great Britain and Ireland. Quarto
Publisher:   Printed by William Eyres; and Sold by T. Cadell [and three others,
             London, 1789.
Description: First edition of one of Howard's two major works, "the first
             survey . . . which had ever appeared", supplemented by Howard's
             further observations on prisons, providing the empirical bases for
             the first modern reforms of both prisons and hospitals
Condition:   Modern 1/4 calf over marbled boards, light browning; with the 23
             plates, all but two folding, two with minor tears, else an
             attractive copy
Book No.:    W-74107                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    prisons, criminal law, legal reform
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Author:      Mandeville, Bernard
Title:       Enquiry into the Causes of the Frequent Executions at Tyburn: and
             A Proposal for some Regulations concerning Felons in Prison . . .
             To which is Added, A Discourse on Transportation, and a Method to
             render that Punishment more Effectual
Publisher:   Printed: And Sold by J. Roberts in Warwick-Lane, London, 1725.
Description: Mandeville's vivid account of the wretched state of public
             executions in England and its causes, anticipating Henry Fielding,
             Adam Smith, and Adam Ferguson, as "[m]any of the best minds of the
             English elite meditated upon it" and solutions to it
Condition:   Modern gray wraps, stab-sewn as issued, the half-title and last
             leaf quite dusty, else a very good clean copy; with the press-
             figure at page four
Book No.:    W-77464                Price: $    1750.00
Category:    criminal law, legal reform, Transportation, prisons
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Author:      Howard, John
Title:       An Account of the Principal Lazarettos in Europe; With Various
             Papers Relative to the Plague: Together with Further Observations
             on Some Foreign Prisons and Hospitals; and Additional Remarks on
             the Present State of Those in Great Britain and Ireland. Quarto
Publisher:   Printed by William Eyres; and Sold by T. Cadell [& three others],
             London, 1789.
Description: First edition of one of Howard's two major works, "the first
             survey . . . which had ever appeared", supplemented by Howard's
             further observations on prisons, providing the empirical bases for
             the first modern reforms of both prisons and hospitals
Condition:   Contemporary calf, rubbed, rebacked, the original spine (worn)
             laid down, the front hinge cracked and the title a bit loose; a
             good copy with the plates
Book No.:    W-77811                Price: $     650.00
Category:    prisons, criminal law, legal reform
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Author:
Title:       An Agenda for Socio-Legal Research into the Regulation of Health
             and Safety at Work
Publisher:   Centre for Socio-Legal Studies, Wolfson College, Oxford, 1983.
Description:
Condition:   Stapled wraps; 70 pages
Book No.:    W-90536                Price: $      35.00
Category:    criminal law, prisons
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Title:       Paper Relating to the Prisons in Dublin. Ordered, by the House of
             Commons, to be Printed, 30 March 1819. Folio
Publisher:   London, 1819.
Description: A rare report in the form of a letter describing with
             particularity Dublin's Newgate prison, closed in 1863 and
             demolished thirty years later; with comparisons of Bridewell and
             Smithfield prisons and a detailed plan of Newgate's three storys
Condition:   Modern 1/4 cloth over decorated boards, printed paper label, a
             very good clean copy, 10 pages+plan of Newgate; no copy in OCLC
Book No.:    W-77115                Price: $     450.00
Category:    
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Author:
Title:       Report of the Visiting Justices; With Appendixes and Resolutions
             of the Court. House of Correction, Cold Bath Fields, January
             Quarter Sessions, 1847
Publisher:   Printed by John Thomas Morris, Aldersgate-Street, London, 1847.
Description: The rare copy of the inspection report for the then "largest
             prison in the Empire", prompted in part by three special matters,
             including commutation of transportation sentences of juvenile
             convicts and the ensuing prospect of overcrowded conditions
Condition:   Original ?self-wraps, disbound, a good clean copy, 23 pages; no
             copy in OCLC, COPAC, or the Nineteenth Century Short Title
             Catalogue
Book No.:    W-77150                Price: $     350.00
Category:    justices of peace, prisons, Transportation, AUSTRALIA
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Title:       An Account of All the Gaols, Houses of Corrections or
             Penitentiaries, in the United Kingdom . . . As Far As Relates to
             Ireland. Ordered by The House of Commons, to be Printed, 16 March
             1819. Folio
Publisher:   N.p., London, 1819.
Description: Arranged by county, reporting particulars for over ninety
             institutions, including number of prisoners, their gender and
             whether under or over seventeen, whether debtor or criminal, and
             the allowances of food, money, and clothing, inter alia
Condition:   Modern cloth-backed marbled boards, the fore-margins cut close,
             but the sense preserved, else a very good copy, 21 pages; no copy
             in OCLC in the USA
Book No.:    W-77192                Price: $     450.00
Category:    prisons, IRELAND
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Title:       An Account of All the Gaols, Houses of Corrections or
             Penitentiaries, in the United Kingdom . . . As Far As Relates to
             Scotland. Ordered by The House of Commons, to be Printed, 16 March
             1819. Folio
Publisher:   N.p., London, 1819.
Description: Arranged by county, reporting particulars for over eighty
             institutions, including the number of prisoners, their gender and
             whether under or over seventeen, whether debtor or criminal, and
             the allowances of food, money, and clothing, inter alia
Condition:   Modern cloth-backed marbled boards, the fore-margins cut close,
             but the sense preserved, else a very good copy, 21 pages; three
             copies in OCLC
Book No.:    W-77195                Price: $     250.00
Category:    prisons, IRELAND, SCOTLAND
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Author:      Morris, Terence and Pauline
Title:       Pentonville, A Sociological Study of an English Prison
Publisher:   Routledge and Kegan Paul, London, 1963.
Description:
Condition:   A good copy in a somewhat worn dustjacket
Book No.:    W-17386                Price: $      45.00
Category:    prisons
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Author:      Craufurd, Quentin
Title:       The History of the Bastile: With a Concise Account of the Late
             Revolution in France. To Which Is Added, An Appendix, Containing,
             among other Particulars, An Enquiry into the History of the
             Prisoner with the Mask
Publisher:   Printed for T. Cadell, in the Strand, London, 1790.
Description:
Condition:   Contemporary calf, the front board detached and the rear joint
             cracked, else a clean copy, with the half title and the elaborate
             folding plan
Book No.:    W-78522                Price: $     650.00
Category:    FRANCE, prisons
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Author:      Howard, John
Title:       The State of the Prisons in England and Wales, With Preliminary
             Observations, and an Account of Some Foreign Prisons and
             Hospitals. The Third Edition. Baumgartner 3 [calling for 22
             plates, all of which are present here, many folding]. Quarto
Publisher:   Printed by William Eyres; and Sold by T. Cadell [etc.],
             Warrington, 1784.
Description: Howard's masterwork, displaying the enormous empirical data upon
             the treatment of prisoners amassed by him just as the major
             reforms of English criminal law began, this edition completely
             revised and much expanded following Howard's journeys in 1780
Condition:   Contemporary tree calf, rebacked, minor staining to the free
             endpapers, occasional foxing, else clean and wide-margined;
             without the half-title
Book No.:    W-77954                Price: $     700.00
Category:    criminal law, New York, prisons, Procedure
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Author:      Callcott, Mary Stevenson
Title:       Russian Justice
Publisher:   Macmillan, New York, 1935.
Description:
Condition:   Original cloth, a very good copy, in a somewhat worn and chipped
             dustjacket
Book No.:    W-51768                Price: $      50.00
Category:    CARIBBEAN, criminal law, prisons, SOVIET UNION
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Author:      Howard, John
Title:       The State of the Prisons in England and Wales, With Preliminary
             Observations, and an Account of Some Foreign Prisons and
             Hospitals. The Second Edition [with] Historical Remarks and
             Anecdotes on the Castle of the Bastille. Baumgartner 3 and 32
Publisher:   Printed by William Eyres [and] Printed for T. Cadell, Warrington
             [and] London, 1780.
Description: Howard's masterwork, displaying the enormous empirical data upon
             the treatment of prisoners amassed by him just as the major
             reforms of English criminal law began, coupled with the work on
             the Bastille, its publication then prohibited in France
Condition:   Modern 3/4 brown morocco over marbled boards, with the eleven
             plates in the first work and the plan of the Bastille in the
             second; a pretty copy
Book No.:    W-77292                Price: $     450.00
Category:    criminal law, New York, prisons, Procedure
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Author:      Selden, John (ed.)
Title:       Fleta, Seu Commentarius Juris Anglicani sic nuncupatus, sub
             Edwardo Rege primo seu circa annos abhinc CCCXL . . . Accedit
             Tractatulus vetus . . . Fet Assavoir . . . Subjungitur etiam
             Joannis Seldeni ad Fletam Dissertatio Historica [etc.]. Wing
             F1290A
Publisher:   Typis M.F. Prostant apud Guil. Lee, & Dan. Pakeman [etc.], London,
             1647.
Description: The best early edition of Fleta, one of the few substantial
             medieval English legal treatises, written in the late 13th
             century, and surviving it but a single manuscript; with Selden's
             masterly dissertation "loaded . . . with his remarkable erudition"
Condition:   Modern straight-grained morocco, marbled endpapers and pastedowns,
             lightly rubbed, some staining and marginal tears, else a good copy
Book No.:    W-76640                Price: $     850.00
Category:    MEDIEVAL, English Law, prisons
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Author:      Kobre, Sidney
Title:       Behind Shocking Crime Headlines, Searching Probe into Juvenile,
             Adult Crime and Prisons
Publisher:   Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1957.
Description:
Condition:   Wraps, faded but sound; 274 pages
Book No.:    W-90368                Price: $      35.00
Category:    criminal law
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Author:      Gurney, Joseph John
Title:       Notes on a Visit Made to Some of the Prisons in Scotland and the
             North of England, In Company With Elizabeth Fry; With some General
             Observations on the Subject of Prison Discipline. Second Edition
Publisher:   Printed for Archibald Constable and Co. [etc.], Edinburgh, 1819.
Description:
Condition:   Original decorated boards, ex-library, crudely rebacked in cloth,
             the word 'Notes' excised from the title; a sound working copy
Book No.:    W-91349                Price: $     125.00
Category:    prisons, criminal law, SCOTLAND
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Title:       Community Based Correctional Programs, Models and Practices
Publisher:   National Institute of Mental Health, Rockville, 1971.
Description:
Condition:   Stapled wraps; 44 pages
Book No.:    W-90025                Price: $      25.00
Category:    primitives, prisons, Penology
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Author:      Petersilia, Joan and Susan Turner
Title:       Prison versus Probation in California, Implications for Crime and
             Offender Recidivism
Publisher:   Rand Corporation, Santa Monica, 1986.
Description:
Condition:   Stapled wraps; 63 pages
Book No.:    W-90028                Price: $      35.00
Category:    Penology, California, prisons
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Author:      Prigmore, Charles S. (ed.)
Title:       Manpower and Training for Corrections, Proceedings of an Arden
             House Conference, June 24-26, 1964
Publisher:   Council on Social Work Education, New York, 1966.
Description:
Condition:   Presentation copy, sound, in slightly discolored yellow cloth
Book No.:    W-90029                Price: $      35.00
Category:    prisons, Penology
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Title:       First [through Fourth] Annual Report[s] of the Board of Managers
             of the Prison Discipline Society, Boston, June 2, 1826 [through
             1829]
Publisher:   Published by Perkins and Marvin [imprint and editions vary],
             Boston, 1829-30.
Description: The first four of the pioneering Society's reports, ones
             "serv[ing] as the penal textbooks for governors, legislators, and
             prison officers throughout the country"; Louis Dwight, its founder
             in 1825, was America's first national prison reform figure
Condition:   Cloth-backed boards, quite worn, some foxing; a sound copy
Book No.:    W-65967                Price: $     350.00
Category:    prisons
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Author:      Conner, Ross F., et al.
Title:       Legal Aid and Legal Education for Prisoners: An Evaluation of the
             State Bar of Michigan's Prison Project
Publisher:   American Bar Association, Chicago, 1978.
Description:
Condition:   Wraps, embrowned but sound; 144 pages
Book No.:    W-90038                Price: $      45.00
Category:    prisons
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Author:      Wade, John
Title:       A Treatise on the Police and Crimes of the Metropolis; Especially
             Juvenile Delinquency, Female Prostitution, Mendicity, Gaming,
             Forgery . . Also an Account of the Courts of Justice and Prisons
             of London; And . . . the Causes of the Increase of Crime &c.
Publisher:   Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, London, 1829.
Description: Only edition of a work written by one of the foremost early 19th
             century radicals and reformers, John Wade, grouped in importance
             with William Cobbett and 'Orator' Hunt, and a great admirer of
             Bentham, who provided funds to establish Wade's newspaper
Condition:   Modern green cloth, ex-library, one preliminary leaf loose, else a
             good usable copy
Book No.:    W-77344                Price: $     650.00
Category:    criminal law, Police, women's law, Gambling, Forgery, prisons
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Title:       Corrections 1968, A Climate for Change
Publisher:   Joint Commission on Correctional Manpower and Training,
             Washington, 1968.
Description:
Condition:   Stapled wraps, oversized, a bit worn, but sound; 45 pages
Book No.:    W-90042                Price: $      25.00
Category:    prisons, Penology
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Author:      Howard, John
Title:       The State of the Prisons in England and Wales, With Preliminary
             Observations, and an Account of Some Foreign Prisons and
             Hospitals. Third Edition [with] An Account of the Principal
             Lazarettos in Europe [with] The Appendix. Baumgartner 3, 21, and
             28. Quarto
Publisher:   Printed by William Eyres; and Sold by T. Cadell [etc.], Warrington
             and London, 1784-91.
Description: Presentation copies of both of Howard's major works, displaying
             the enormous empirical data amassed by him, to provide the bases
             for the first modern reforms of both prisons and hospitals; with
             the rare first issue of the appendix to the 'Lazarettos'
Condition:   Contemporary diced panelled calf, rebacked, marbled endpapers and
             pastedowns, very good copies; with the forty-five plates, many
             elaborately folding
Book No.:    W-76702                Price: $    1750.00
Category:    criminal law, New York, prisons, Procedure, Inscribed or Presentation Copy
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Author:      Glaser, Daniel and Vincent O'Leary
Title:       Personal Characteristics and Parole Outcome
Publisher:   U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington,
             1966.
Description:
Condition:   Stapled wraps; 24 pages
Book No.:    W-90073                Price: $      15.00
Category:    Penology, prisons
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Author:      Irwin, John and James Austin
Title:       It's About Time, Solving America's Prison Crowding Crisis
Publisher:   National Council on Crime and Delinquency, San Francisco, 1987.
Description:
Condition:   Printed, stapled wraps; 24 pages
Book No.:    W-90075                Price: $      15.00
Category:    prisons, Penology
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Author:      Benjamin, Judith G., et al.
Title:       Pros and Cons: New Roles for Nonprofessionals in Corrections
Publisher:   U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington,
             1966.
Description:
Condition:   Printed, stapled wraps; 127 pages
Book No.:    W-90076                Price: $      25.00
Category:    prisons, Penology
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Author:      Tompkins, Dorothy Campbell (comp.)
Title:       The Prison and the Prisoner
Publisher:   Institute of Governmental Studies, University of C, Berkeley,
             1972.
Description: Public Policy Bibliographies: 1
Condition:   Wraps; 156 pages
Book No.:    W-90094                Price: $      45.00
Category:    Bibliography, prisons, Penology
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Author:      Robinson, Louis N.
Title:       Penology in the United States
Publisher:   The John C. Winston Company, Philadelphia, 1921.
Description:
Condition:   Somewhat worn and some underlining; sound
Book No.:    W-54819                Price: $      50.00
Category:    marriage, prisons
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Author:      Walker, Donald
Title:       Penology for Profit, A History of the Texas Prison System 1867-
             1912
Publisher:   Texas A&M University Press, College Station, 1988.
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Condition:
Book No.:    W-55499                Price: $      22.50
Category:    Texas, criminal law, prisons, 19TH CENTURY
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Author:      Howard, John
Title:       The State of the Prisons in England and Wales, With Preliminary
             Observations, and an Account of Some Foreign Prisons. Baumgartner
             1
Publisher:   Printed by William Eyres, and Sold by T. Cadell [etc.],
             Warrington, 1777.
Description: First edition of Howard's masterwork, bringing to the public's
             attention as no-one before had ever done the horrific conditions
             in England's prisons, and so undergirding the major reforms of
             criminal law and its punishments then just commencing
Condition:   Early cloth, gilt, a bit dusty, but a very good untrimmed copy
Book No.:    W-69543                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    
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Author:      Adams, Stuart
Title:       Evaluative Research in Corrections: A Practical Guide
Publisher:   U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, 1975.
Description:
Condition:   Stapled wraps, discolored, the spine creased, but sound; 132 pages
Book No.:    W-90404                Price: $      35.00
Category:    prisons, Penology
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Author:      Sheppard, William
Title:       The Offices and Duties of Constables, Borsholders, Tything-men,
             Treasurers of the County-stock, Overseers for the Poore, and other
             lay-Ministers. Whereunto are adjoyned the severall Offices of
             Church-Ministers and Churchwardens. Wing S3200
Publisher:   Printed by Ric. Hodgkinsonne . . . for William Cooke [etc.],
             London, 1641.
Description: First edition of Sheppard's first work, anticipating his many
             efforts as Cromwell's law reformer and "containing an important
             part of his philosophy of government", including two chapters on
             prisons and a final two (100+ pages) on church officials
Condition:   Contemporary sheep, somewhat rubbed, neatly rebacked, the original
             flyleaves (with jottings and squiggles) preserved, quite crisp;
             the Taussig copy
Book No.:    W-79085                Price: $    1250.00
Category:    English Commonwealth, INDIA, Religion, poor law, prisons
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