The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.2199 Tuesday, 14 December 1999.
Date: Thursday, 09 Dec 1999 11:24:21 -0600
Subject: 10.2190 Executioners
Comment: Re: SHK 10.2190 Executioners
For perhaps too general information see:
Lofland, John. "The Dramaturgy of State Executions," in State Executions
Viewed Historically and Sociologically, ed. Horace Bleackley and John
Lofland (Montclair NJ: Patterson Smith, 1977): 275-325.
Sharpe, J. A. "'Last Dying Speeches': Religion, Ideology and Public
Execution in Seventeenth-Century England." Past and Present 107 (1985):
Spierenberg, Pieter. The Spectacle of Suffering: Executions and the
Evolution of Repression: from a Preindustrial Metropolis to the European
Experience. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1984.