Observations and reflections on the design and effects of punishment
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Published by Jesper Harding in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English


  • Prisons -- Pennsylvania,
  • Punishment,
  • Crime,
  • Criminals

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Other titlesOpinion of the keepers of the penitentiary and bridewell at Philadelphia of the separate confinement of criminals
Statementby John Sergeant, and Col. Samuel Miller ; also, The opinion of the keepers of the penitentiary and bridewell at Philadelphia on the separate confinement of criminals.
Series19th-century legal treatises -- no. 37258.
ContributionsMiller, Samuel, Col., Vaux, Roberts, 1786-1836., Philadelphia Society for Alleviating the Miseries of Public Prisons.
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18821391M

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