An account of the state prison or penitentiary house in the city of New York

Publisher: Printed by Isaac Collins and son in New-York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementby one of the inspectors of the prison.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 431.
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p., p. 83-97, [2] leaves of plates
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17713990M

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