A Handbook on Hanging: Being a Short Introduction to the fine Art of Execution, contains much useful information on Neck-breaking, Throttling, Strangling, Asphyxiation, Decapitation and Electrocution; Data and Wrinkles on Hangmanship; with the late Mr. Ha All very Proper to be read and kept in every Family.
Published by Putnam & Co. Ltd in London 1961
Finally Definitive Edition 8vo. orange clothbound hardback, gilt, in dust jacket. 191pp. A clean copy with no previous owners' markings or inscriptions. Dust Jacket has not been price-clipped. Printer's overprint black mark to verso of title page is lightly visible through title page. Light foxing to top and foredge and edges of endpapers. Light soiling to dust jacket, with fading to spine and wear to edges, including small chip missing to front cover. A VERY GOOD COPY in Good Dust Jacket.