Curious Punishments of Bygone Days
Available in PDF, epub, and Kindle ebook, or read online. This book has 66 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1896.
Curious Punishments of Bygone Days is a history book by Alice Morse Earle, and first published in 1896. The book decribes various archaic punishments. Chapters include: The Bilboes; The Ducking Stool; The Stocks; The Pillory; Punishments Of Authors And Books; The Whipping-Post; The Scarlet Letter; Branks And Gags; Public Penance; Military Punishments; and, Branding And Maiming.
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