730 pp. report on prisons and prison labor in early 20th century Italy, organized by type of intuition (youth reformatory, house of corrections, agricultural penal colony) and region, illustrated throughout with reproductions of photographs showing prison buildings, inmates, working conditions, and the produce of prison labor. Light foxing and page browning throughout. 4to. Recent-cloth backed boards. Rome (Tipografia delle Mantellate) 1923.
A work that provides much rich documentation of prison conditions and inmate labor in early 20th century Italy. Extremely scarce in institutional collections. As of June 2015, WorldCat locates only one copy in North America.
Book ID: 46461