1877 · Albany
This is an introduction to the second edition of Wilbur's Report on the Management of the Insane in Great Britain that was "sent to those to whom the original report was sent at the time of its publication." In the introduction, Wilbur addresses "one or two criticisms" that were made of the first edition. A slip indicating what the report contains is laid in.
Dr. Hervey B. Wilbur (1820–83) was the Superintendent of the New York State Asylum for Idiots.
WorldCat reports holdings in two U.S. institutions. In cream paper wrappers; chipping with some loss along front edge of wrappers and first and last couple leaves, faint waterstain to bottom corner of front wrapper, minor vertical crease down middle of pamphlet, spine rubbed. General age-toning; interior otherwise unmarked. (Inventory #: 39376)