Twenty Thousand Years in Sing Sing

By: Lawes, Lewis E.

Price: $100.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and is lacking the accompanying dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning rubbing and edge wear to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. Written by the warden of Sing Sing Prison. "I have been directed to kill lawfully one hundred and fifty men and one woman. It is my legal duty to be present physically in the death chamber. But actually I have never seen an execution. My experience has convinced me of the futility of capital punishment." This book was the basis for Warner Brothers movie staring Spencer Tracy and Bette Davis and directed by Michael Curtiz.

Title: Twenty Thousand Years in Sing Sing

Author Name: Lawes, Lewis E.

Categories: Prison Life,

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: New York, Ray Long & Richard R. Smith, Inc.: 1932

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 30617

Keywords: Prison Life Lewis E. Lawes Sing Sing Prison Biography Movie Tie-in Prison reform Prison Life,