[PDF] Download ↠ The Monomaniac: Or, Shirley Hall Asylum | by ½ William Gilbert


  • Title: The Monomaniac: Or, Shirley Hall Asylum
  • Author: William Gilbert
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 154
  • Format: Hardcover

  • A collection of linked stories first published anonymously in 1863 William Gilbert was one of the pioneers of psychiatric medicine He drew upon his work in that field in two notable collections of hypothetical case studies, SHIRLEY HALL ASYLUM OR THE MEMOIRS OF A MONOMANIAC 1863 and DOCTOR AUSTIN S GUESTS 1866 Although not fantasy as such, the tales offer interestinA collection of linked stories first published anonymously in 1863 William Gilbert was one of the pioneers of psychiatric medicine He drew upon his work in that field in two notable collections of hypothetical case studies, SHIRLEY HALL ASYLUM OR THE MEMOIRS OF A MONOMANIAC 1863 and DOCTOR AUSTIN S GUESTS 1866 Although not fantasy as such, the tales offer interesting early descriptions of the various kinds of delusions to which people may fall victim the first volume includes an imaginary haunting and an account of religious mania the second features a man who believes he is getting younger and a man who believes himself possessed.
    William Gilbert
    1804 1890


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