On the Writing of the Insane

On the Writing of the Insane


On the Writing of the Insane By G. Mackenzie Bacon

Format: Scanned PDF.

Pages (PDF): 46

Publication Date: 1870

Illustrations: Yes

Available formats: Scanned PDF

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Book Description:

A book of observations on the peculiarities of writing styles as shown by asylum patients. G. Mackenzie Bacon was a medical superintendant at Cambridgshire County Asylum (now Fulbourn Hospital) located near Cambridge, England. As well as the fascinating images, the book also gives a series of transcribed excerpts.


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