London: Cayme Press, 1928. First edition. 16mo. 127 pp. Original patterned cloth, printed label on spine, very good. (17892). Item #1249
Being a Short Introduction to the Fine Art of Execution, and Containing Much Useful Information on Neck-breaking, Throttling, Strangling, Asphyxiation, Decapitation and Electrocution; as Well as Data and Wrinkles for Hangmen, an Account of the Late Mr. Berry's Method of Killing and His Working List of Drops; to Which is Added a Hangman's Ready Reckoner and Certain Other Items of Interest.