Nineteenth Annual Report of the Board of Commissioners of Public Charities of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for 1888; Also the Report of the General Agent and Secretary Statistics, and The Report of the Committee on Lunacy. (Official Document, No. 12.)

By: Dickinson, Mahlon H.; Biddle, Cadwalader

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Boards rubbed, rear hinge beginning to loosen, ink initials and pencil gift note on front endpaper ('M.F. Kooser, Presented by The Hon. J.L. Pugh'). 1888 Hard Cover. cxlv, 226 pp. 8vo. An early source of statistical information related to jails and penitentiaries, insane asylums, miners' hospitals, immigration, almshouses, and other institutions related to rehabilitation or special needs (e.g., The Pennsylvania Institution for the Instruction of the Blind).

Title: Nineteenth Annual Report of the Board of Commissioners of Public Charities of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for 1888; Also the Report of the General Agent and Secretary Statistics, and The Report of the Committee on Lunacy. (Official Document, No. 12.)

Author: Dickinson, Mahlon H.; Biddle, Cadwalader

Categories: Disabilities & Mental Illness, 19th Century and Earlier, Early Imprints,

Publisher: Office of Eastern Executive Committee: 1888

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2159936

Keywords: MEDICAL MEDICINE MENTAL HEALTH LUNACY LUNATIC ASYLUM MENTALLY ILL PATIENTS INSANE INSANITY BLIND DEAF DUMB DISABLE DISABILITIES,