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Insanity and its treatment lectures on the treatment, medical and legal, of insane patients by George Fielding Blandford

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Published by Oliver and Boyd in Edinburgh .
Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby G. Fielding Blandford
The Physical Object
Pagination8, 435 p. ;
Number of Pages435
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24489420M

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