What Asylums Were, Are, and Ought to Be: Being the Substance of Five Lectures Delivered Before the Managers of the Montrose Royal Lunatic Asylum

By: Browne, W. A. F.

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240 pages, indexed; Paper covered boards are rubbed and well worn; Cloth spine covers are worn and backstrip is detached, though present; Paper label on spine cover is heavily rubbed and only barely legible; Top edge is a little darkened from smoke stain, though no odor remains; On the blank front free end page is an inked presentation stamp from the "Library of the Late Professor G. M. Robertson, 1932"; A little light foxing on first and last few leaves; Volume remains tight and contents are generally very clean and intact; Acceptable reading or binding copy, of this scarce, first edition title that was very significant in the reform of the treatment of the mentally ill.

Title: What Asylums Were, Are, and Ought to Be: Being the Substance of Five Lectures Delivered Before the Managers of the Montrose Royal Lunatic Asylum

Author Name: Browne, W. A. F.

Categories: Psychiatry,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Edinburgh, Adam and Charles Black: 1837

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 12mo

Seller ID: 024936

Keywords: Asylums Psychiatric Hospitals Hospital Reform Psychiatry Psychology Mental Health