16th Century Executioner Describes His Executions and their Crimes (1573-1617) Franz Schmidt’s Diary

Published on Jul 27, 2021
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Extracts taken from "A Hangman’s Diary: Being the Authentic Journal of Master Franz Schmidt, Public Executioner of Nuremberg 1573–1617."
Translated by C. Calvert and A.W. Gruner.
Published by D. Appleton, second impression October, 1928.

Soundtrack licensed from Epidemic Sound/Artlist.
Footage from Videoblocks.


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