Rack, Rope and Red-hot Pincers: A History of Torture and Its Instruments - Geoffrey AbbottBrockhampton, 1993, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. DJ a little rubbed at top edge. Ffep has slight damage where glue from pastedown has attached. Internally bright and clean.
Grisly and blackly humorous, Rack, Rope and Red-hot Pincers details the gruesome history of torture, restraint and punishment from the days of the Normans to the late nineteenth century. 243pp. Index. Size: 8vo Medium (8" x 5½" approx.)
Number of Pages: 243
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