Very Good. Item #6565
Philadelphia: Lea Brothers & Co., 1892. Fourth Edition, Revised. Octavo. 627 pages + 4 p. advertisements. Ex-library with standard internal markings, but nothing on exterior. Brown boards are stamped in gilt at spine. Worn at extremities, but binding and interior sound.
A history of law as implemented in a variety of eras throughout civilization, with a heavy emphasis on torture in the latter third of the book.