Title Medical Inquiries and Observations, upon the Diseases of the Mind.
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition First Edition
Publisher Philadelphia Kimber & Richardson 1812
Seller ID 2161394
Philadelphia: Kimber & Richardson. 1812. First Edition. viii, 367,  pp. 8vo. An important work by the father of American psychiatry, who was also instrumental in the founding of the United States. Garrison-Morton 4924: 'The first American textbook on psychiatry, and, considering the state of that science in Rush's time, one of the most noteworthy.'Keywords: MEDICAL MEDICINE MENTAL HEALTH ILLNESS MIND DISEASES INSANITY PSYCHOLOGY PSYCHOLOGICAL AILMENTS ABNORMAL PSYCH Condition Notes: First edition, second issue. Recently rebound, cloth over marbled boards, new endpapers & flyleaves. Library blind stamp on title page, no other library marks. Three light spots on title page, pages a bit toned.
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