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Asylum for the Insane (London, Ont.). R.M. Bucke, superintendent..  Report of the Asylum for the Insane, London, for the year ending Sept. 30, 1878, addressed to J.W. Langmuir, Esq. London, Ont.: Advertiser Steam Presses, 1879. 8vo (21.2 cm, 8.375"). 82 pp.
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Facts and figures, data on physical plant improvements, discussion of the use of alcohol in treatment of mental illness, etc.
        Provenance: A note from American physician Edward Jarvis (1803–84) is laid in. The letter reads, "Dear Doctor, I received these reports from Europe for distribution. Will you keep(?) a copy and oblige. Yours, Edward Jarvis. Dorchester, Massachusetts, Jan. 1873." There are no indicators as to who the recipient of Jarvis' letter was.

Publisher's yellow wrappers printed in black; minor chipping to corners, light spotting to front wrapper. Laid-in letter lightly foxed.  (40596)   Please RESHELVE This.


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