The Resource The history and romance of crime from the earliest times to the present day

The history and romance of crime from the earliest times to the present day

Label
The history and romance of crime from the earliest times to the present day
Title
The history and romance of crime from the earliest times to the present day
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YBM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1838-1908
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Griffiths, Arthur
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HV8501
  • LAW
LC item number
.G7 1900b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lawson Library of Criminal Law and Criminology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminals
  • Crime
  • Prisons
Label
The history and romance of crime from the earliest times to the present day
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Each volume has also special t.p. giving author's name
  • "Edition deluxe limited to one thousand registered and numbered sets."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Chronicles of Newgate from the twelfth to the eighteenth century.--II. Chronicles of Newgate from the eighteenth century to its demolition; a sketch of the Tower.--III. Milbank penitentiary; an experiment in reformation.--IV. Non-criminal prisons: English debtor's prisons and prisons of war; French war prisons; American war prisons; with references to those of other lands.--V. Prisons over seas: deportation and colonization; British and American prisons of to-day.--VI. Early French prisons: Le Grand and Le Petit Châtelets; Vincennes-the Bastile-Loches; the galleys; revolutionary prisons
  • VII. Modern French prisons: Bicêtre-St. Pélagie-St. Lazare; La force-the Conciergerie; La Grande and La Petite Roquettes; Mazas-La Santé.--VIII. German and Austrian prisons: prisons of Prussia, Bavaria, Saxony and Austria-Hungary; the foretresses of Magdeburg and Spielberg.--IX. Spanish prisons: the inquisition at home and abroad; prisons past and present.--X. Italian prisons: St. Angelo-the Piombi-the Vicaria; prisons of the Roman inquisition.--XI. Russian prisons: St. Peter and St. Paul; the Schlüsselberg; the Ostrog at Omsk; the story of Siberian exile; Tiumen, Tomsk, Saghalien.--XII. Oriental prisons: prisons and crime in India; the Andaman islands; Burmah-China-Japan-Egypt; Turkey
Control code
2275963
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
12 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • UMKC: Z Coll. set number 235.
  • MU LAW: Lawson Library of Criminal Law and Criminology.
Other physical details
frontispiece, plates., portraits
Label
The history and romance of crime from the earliest times to the present day
Publication
Note
  • Each volume has also special t.p. giving author's name
  • "Edition deluxe limited to one thousand registered and numbered sets."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Chronicles of Newgate from the twelfth to the eighteenth century.--II. Chronicles of Newgate from the eighteenth century to its demolition; a sketch of the Tower.--III. Milbank penitentiary; an experiment in reformation.--IV. Non-criminal prisons: English debtor's prisons and prisons of war; French war prisons; American war prisons; with references to those of other lands.--V. Prisons over seas: deportation and colonization; British and American prisons of to-day.--VI. Early French prisons: Le Grand and Le Petit Châtelets; Vincennes-the Bastile-Loches; the galleys; revolutionary prisons
  • VII. Modern French prisons: Bicêtre-St. Pélagie-St. Lazare; La force-the Conciergerie; La Grande and La Petite Roquettes; Mazas-La Santé.--VIII. German and Austrian prisons: prisons of Prussia, Bavaria, Saxony and Austria-Hungary; the foretresses of Magdeburg and Spielberg.--IX. Spanish prisons: the inquisition at home and abroad; prisons past and present.--X. Italian prisons: St. Angelo-the Piombi-the Vicaria; prisons of the Roman inquisition.--XI. Russian prisons: St. Peter and St. Paul; the Schlüsselberg; the Ostrog at Omsk; the story of Siberian exile; Tiumen, Tomsk, Saghalien.--XII. Oriental prisons: prisons and crime in India; the Andaman islands; Burmah-China-Japan-Egypt; Turkey
Control code
2275963
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
12 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • UMKC: Z Coll. set number 235.
  • MU LAW: Lawson Library of Criminal Law and Criminology.
Other physical details
frontispiece, plates., portraits

Library Locations

    • LaBudde Special CollectionsBorrow it
      800 E 51st St, Kansas City, MO, 64110, US
      39.034642 -94.576835
Processing Feedback ...