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Vermont Asylum for the Insane.  Biennial report of the officers of the Vermont Asylum for the Insane for the two years ending July 31st, 1880. Montpellier, VT: Freeman Steam Printing House & Bindery, 1880. 8vo (22.3 cm, 8.75"). Frontis., 27, [1] pp.
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The superintendent discusses the first patient of the biennial, who happened to be the last patient discharged in the previous biennial, number of recoveries and deaths, and other topics.
        The frontispiece features a detailed wood-engraved view of the asylum, signed J.F. Sullivan. The work ends with the usual facts, figures, and tables.
        Provenance: A slip bound-in reads, "Compliments of Superintendent. Copies of reports or other documents on the subject of Insanity, solicited in exchange."

Publisher's brown wrappers printed in black; rear wrapper detached, light age-toning to wrapper edges, spine rubbed with front wrapper pulling slightly from binding, minor chipping and small closed tear to rear joint, a bit brittle. Provenance marks as above; very few, neat notes and marks to interior.  (40620)   Please RESHELVE This.


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