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Panopticon, or, The inspection-house [microform] : in which by persons stationed in a central lodge, and seeing without being seen, any number of other persons, may at all times be inspected without change of place ... to penitentiary and other prisons, work-houses, manufactories, mad-houses, lazarettos, and schools / by Jeremy Bentham
Bib ID 2502715
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Bentham, Jeremy, 1748-1832
 
Description [London] : Sold by R. Baldwin, 1812 
2 v. 
Series

Goldsmiths'-Kress library of economic literature ; no. 20564.

Full contents
  • Vol. 1 Panopticon, or, The inspection-house
  • Vol. 2, pt. 1 Panopticon: postscript, containing further particulars and alterations relative to the plan of construction originally proposed, principally adapted to the purpose of a panopticon penitentiary-house
  • Vol. 2, pt. 2 Panopticon: postscript, containing a plan of management for a panopticon penitentiary-house.
 
Notes

Errata precedes text in each volume.

"Printed anno 1791, with the ensuing title-page: now first published."

Title on added t.p.: Panopticon, or, The inspection-house: containing the idea of a new principle of construction applicable to any sort of establishment ... and in particular to penitentiary-houses ... with a plan of management ... / by Jeremy Bentham.

The advertisement on the verso of the title-page lists the establishments in which the central-inspection principle has been adopted since 1791.

Vol. 2, pts. 1 & 2 have imprint: London : Printed for T. Payne.

Reproduction Microfilm. New Haven, Conn. : Research Publications, [1978]. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Goldsmiths'-Kress library of economic literature ; no. 20564). 
Subjects Prisons.
Also Titled

Panopticon.

Inspection house.

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