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"Truth is stranger than fiction" : true account of the proceedings leading to, and a full & authentic report of, the searching inquiry, by Her Majesty's Commissioners, into the horrible system of discipline practised at the Borough Gaol of Birmingham / edited by Joseph Allday, Churchwarden, one of the deputation that presented to Lord Palmerston the memorial adopted at a public meeting of the inhabitants of Birmingham, and who appeared, during the thirteen days' inquiry, on behalf of the memorialists.

Author/creator Allday, Joseph author.
Other author/creatorGreat Britain. Commissioners appointed to enquire into the Condition and Treatment of the of the Prisoners confined in Birmingham Borough Gaol, contributor.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication Info Birmingham : John Tonks ; London : J. Pitman, [1853]
Description1 online resource (154 pages).
Supplemental Content Gale, Making of the Modern World, Part IV: 1800-1890
Series Making of the Modern World, Part IV: 1800-1890
Making of the Modern World, Part IV: 1800-1890. UNAUTHORIZED
General noteDated (page 5): May 12th, 1853.
General noteReproduction of the original from the Goldsmiths' Library of Economic Literature, Senate House Library, University of London.
General noteShelfmark number: [G.L.] B.853 [Allday].
General noteBookplate of Thomas Beilby.

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