Andrews, William

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Medieval Punishments
An Illustrated History of Torture
By William Andrews
(Skyhorse Publishing)
“The brank may be described simply as an iron framework; which was placed on the head, closing it in a kind of cage; it had in front a plate of iron, which, either sharpened or covered with spikes, was so situated as to be placed in the mouth of the victim, and if she attempted to move her tongue in... [READ MORE]
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