1 edition of Mad-houses found in the catalog.
by Printed by Whittingham and Rowland, for Sherwood, Neeley, and Jones in London
Written in English
|Other titles||Observations on the Act for regulating mad-houses.|
|Statement||by James Parkinson|
|Contributions||Royal College of Surgeons of England|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 48 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||48|
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