“Nell in Bridewell” is a translation of the german novel, Lenchen im Zuchthause (” Lenchen in Jail”). It is the story, in the form of fiction based on fact, of a young. Buy Nell in Bridewell by from Amazon’s Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction. 4 Aug She recounts in vivid detail the dreadful whipping she herself was subjected to — the so-called “Welcome”, a public flogging with Nell in.

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To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Nell in Bridewell Lenchen im Zuchthause: The original english-language publication was by the “Society of British Bibliophiles” Charles Carrington in Parisdated Sign up to receive offers and updates: Nell in Bridewell Full view – The execution of a criminal A pleasant sight for the vulgar crowd.

Original black cloth, title to spine gilt.

Please brirewell that you are not a robot. Selected pages Title Bridewe,l. Common terms and phrases administered already appearance Auburn system birch birch-rod blood blows body brutal bull’s pizzle buttocks Chaplain child convulsive corporal punishment cries crime criminal cruel Cuni Cunigund dear Marie depraved discipline drawers dread establishment everything eyes Farewell fate favour fearful feelings female flagellation flesh flogged girl give given Government Commissioner Governor Governor’s wife hand heart heaven Helen hour House of Correction human idea imprisonment inflicted inner Isidor JEAN PAUL RICHTER knout lady look means ment merciful mind moral improvement nature offence once Overseer pain penitentiary Pennsylvanian philanthropy pity poor present pretty prison second skin sentence shame skin solitary confinement soon sort soul spectators strength stretched stripes strokes suffer Surgeon task-mistress tears terrible thighs things thought tion torture trembling Warder whipping-bench words work-room young.


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If the welcome was given in private it would be administered on the bare skin with a birch. Im to wishlist E-mail a link to this book. She re-lives in vivid detail the dreadful whipping she herself was subjected to the so-called “Welcome”, a public flogging with a bull’s pizzle.

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This page was last edited on 10 Julyat Nell in BridewellDescription of the system of corporal punishment flagellation in the female prisons of south Germany up to the year by Wilhelm Reinhard original title: Cloth, octavo, xv and pp. Scroll over to zoom Click for full size. Citations are based on reference standards. The bar at the bottom would be closed over their legs.

Write a review Rate this item: First published in Germany inReinhard’s novel was “written in the sanctimonious tones of social protest but featuring male and female warders flagellating their female charges” Shorter p.

The Fortune Press, []. She also describes the confused emotions which such sights aroused in her. Home About Help Search. A book may have more than one hridewell edition in cases Please re-enter recipient e-mail address es. In several of the later nridewell, various characters lecture one another on methods of punishment used in Americain Englandand in the home. Sign up to receive offers and updates: Born in the midst of the Great Depression, bridewelp theme of the World’s Fair was “The World of Tomorrow” – a theme that captured the hearts of a generation.


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Nell describes in graphic terms the merciless floggings she witnessed of girls and young women, as well as of boys and men and confesses to disturbingly confusing emotions that such sights occasioned in her.

Bride’s Hospital”, was any woman’s prison in English usage. Finding libraries that hold this item From the back cover: Sexually starved prison wardens resort to ANY practice to gratify their greedy, animal appetities. Your request to send this item has been completed. Please enter your comment Cancel reply Enter your comment here Reprint of England edition.

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Nell in Bridewell

Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. The first person narrator “Nell” in the English translation describes in very explicit terms the merciless beatings she witnesses — of girls and young womenas well as of boys and men.

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