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“HISTORY OF THE ROD” by Rev. Cooper ca 1885 Good Condition

Price: 56.53 GBP

“HISTORY OF THE ROD” by Rev. Cooper ca 1885 Good Condition



HISTORY OF THE ROD In All Countries” 

with Numerous Illustrations

by Rev. Wm Cooper, B.A.

 A New Edition Revised
ca 1885 


544 Pages including Index and “List of Authorities”

7 x 5″ 

A semi-scholarly look at the world history of corporal punishment 
with several notable examples
– i.e. Henry II Scourged at the alter of Thomas A Beckett

– a Bishop of Canterbury while studying in Paris is beguiled 
by a beautiful young lady.  He summons her to his study where he 
flaggelates her until her body is “covered with weals.”

– the religious self-flaggelations

Good Condition

Brown Covers are faded but still show glossy gold figures and letters

Some staining, minimal foxing, nice, clear pages 


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