TUKE, Daniel Hack.
Chapters in the History of the Insane in the British Isles.
First edition. “An imposing book full of detail, historical perspective,and humanistic inspiration” (Zilboorg.)
Octavo. Original plum cloth. Frontispiece, 3 plates. Neat ink-stamp of the Medical Society of the County of Kings and Academy of Medicine of Brooklyn to the title page, some browning, plates a little stained in the lower corner, cloth rubbed, rebacked with the original, sunned, spine laid down, new endpapers, overall a very good copy.
Bibliography: Garrison & Morton 5003; Norman 2104; Zilboorg p.425.Don't understand our descriptions? Try reading our Glossary