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THE MOST SOLITARY OF AFFLICTIONS. Madness And Society In Britain, 1700 - 1900. by  Andrew Scull - Hardcover - 1993 - from PASCALE'S BOOKS and Biblio.com

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THE MOST SOLITARY OF AFFLICTIONS. Madness And Society In Britain, 1700 - 1900.

by Scull, Andrew

Condition: Fine/Fine


Yale University Press:, 1993. 442 pages, illustrations. "The rountine confinement of the deranged in a network of specifialized and purposely built asylums is essnetailly a nineteeth-century phenomenon...This book, based on Scull's highly acclaimed study, Museum of Madness, is an extensive reworking and enlargement of that earlier." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: PASCALE'S BOOKS US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 030722
  • Title: THE MOST SOLITARY OF AFFLICTIONS. Madness And Society In Britain, 1700 - 1900.
  • Author: Scull, Andrew
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0300050518
  • ISBN 13: 9780300050516
  • Publisher: Yale University Press:
  • Place: London:
  • Date published: 1993
  • Keywords: Isbn: 0-300-05051-8, British Mental Health Laws, Psychiatric
  • Bookseller catalogs: MENTAL ILLNESS AROUND US;
  • Subjects: MEDICAL / Mental Health;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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