A Treatise On Insanity [Deluxe binding]


By Philippe Pinel

Beautiful facsimile of this French physician’s early psychiatry text

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  • Fully titled: A Treatise on Insanity in which are contained the Principles of a New and more Practical Nosology of Maniacal Disorders. 
  • Facsimile copy in The Classics Of Medicine Library series [Gryphon Editions, 1983]  of the 1806 original
  • Dark red, full-leather, gilt decorations & titling, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers, silk bookmarker ribbon, member’s bookplate on ffep; a fine copy