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The Executioner Always Chops Twice: Ghastly Blunders on the Scaffold

G. Abbott; Geoffrey Abbott

ISBN:

9780312325633

Publisher:

St Martins Pr

Publication Date:

2004

Binding:

Hardcover

Synopsis:
Shares the stories of bungled executions, unusual last requests, and classic final words from medieval times to the present, from the parting quip of Sir Thomas More, who charged his executioners with not having a warrant to cut off his beard, to the retaliation against Isabeau Herman's inept killer.

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Other editions: Softcover - 1986, Softcover - 1986, Softcover - 1985, Softcover - 1982, Softcover - 1980, 1974


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