History Of Flagellation Among Different Nations. A Narrative of the Strange Customs and Cruelties of the Romans, Greeks, Egyptians, &. With An Account of its Pratice Among The Early Christians As a Religious Stimulant and Corrector of Morals. Also Anecdotes of Remarkable Cases of Flogging and of Celebrated Flagellants
London: 1888. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original cream boards, lettered in red. There are no blood stains present - or foxing for that matter. This copy has never been beaten or tortured and remains very lovely indeed. Makes a great stocking stuffer!