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GUISLAIN, Joseph. Leçons orales sur les phrénopathies, ou Traité théorique et pratique des maladies mentales. 1852.

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GUISLAIN, Joseph. 

Leçons orales sur les phrénopathies, ou Traité théorique et pratique des maladies mentales. 

Gand, L. Hebbelynck, 1852.

Three 8vo (220x135 mm), (2)-456 pages / 304 pages / 542 pages and 1 folding plate.  binding : Contemporary quarter sheep, flat spines. Fresh copy. Upper joint of vol. 1 finely repaired. 

Photo GUISLAIN, Joseph. 

First edition.
This book consists of the lessons given at the clinic of the Ghent mental health institutions, by Joseph Guislain (1797-1860), who was one of the pioneering doctors in the treatment of mental illness in Belgium.
He worked for a humane treatment of patients and built the first hospice based on modern concepts.

Presentation copy to Charles Vervier (probably Karl-August Vervier (1789-1872)).

Price : 1250 €

Photo GUISLAIN, Joseph. 
Photo GUISLAIN, Joseph. 
Photo GUISLAIN, Joseph. 
Photo GUISLAIN, Joseph. 
Photo GUISLAIN, Joseph. 
Photo GUISLAIN, Joseph. 
Photo GUISLAIN, Joseph. 
Photo GUISLAIN, Joseph. 
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