London: The Cornhill Magazine, 1861. First Edition. Disbound. Very Good Condition. Item #258007
Hunt (1810-1873) was the son of the writer?áLeigh Hunt, and throughout his life was involved in liberal causes, supported the Chartists, the People's International League, was against duties and taxes on newspapers, lived in a communal arrangement at times, and was the first editor of The Daily Telegraph. These articles concern themselves with penal reform, improvements in treatments of prisoners to prevent re-offending, and quotes heavily from Sir Joshua Jebb. There is quite a bit of detail regarding female convicts, and reasons for repeat offending. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 72 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cornhill Magazine; Featured; Mini Catalogue 2020 March; New Arrivals; Inventory No: 258007. This item is potentially heavy when packed and may require more postage than the rates shown. If extra postage is required we will contact you before processing your order and you will be given the details and option to decline the extra cost.
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