Pictures and Punishment Art and Criminal Prosecution during the Florentine Renaissance

$200.00

FIRST EDITION. Near Fine, both binding & unclipped dust jacket, clean, tight, bright & unmarked. No inscriptions or book-plates. Really lovely copy. 61 illustrations 243 pp. Examining Florentine society from the 13th - 17th centuries, Samuel Edgerton combines the seemingly unrelated subjects of criminal justice and art & shows how art may have influenced the criminal justice system as it evolved from the brutal Middle Ages to the more humane 18th century. A scarce book rarely found in such good condition. *** Cornell University Press

Author: Edgerton, Samuel Y.
Published: 1985 Cornell University Press UK
ISBN: 801417058
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Book Condition: Near Fine

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