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You may see many such crowding round the guillotine or the tumbrel in pictures of the French Revolution.Sword and Gown|George A. Lawrence
There were some thirty men in this tumbrel, whose sole crime was foolish exaltation of thought and threatening language.The Companions of Jehu|Alexandre Dumas, pre
In some places, millers, if detected stealing corn, were placed in the tumbrel.Bygone Punishments|William Andrews
Her body bounded at every jolt of the tumbrel like a dead or broken thing; her gaze was dull and imbecile.Notre-Dame de Paris|Victor Hugo
An inquisition held in 1383 discloses two markets, a merchant gild, pillory and tumbrel.