first edition Hardcover
1898 · Boston
by [HISTORY OF MEDICINE] EARLE, Pliny; F.B. Sanborn (ed)
Boston: Damrell & Upham, 1898. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (23cm). Publisher's green cloth boards, titled in gilt on spine; xvi,-409pp;  inserted leaf of ads at end of text; portrait frontispiece. Mild crease at crown of spine, else a tight, Near Fine copy in the original cloth; contents very fresh and clean.
Personal and professional writings by a prominent 19th-c. American pioneer of psychiatric medicine. Earle was co-founder of both the Association of Medical Superintendents of American Institutions for the Insane and the New England Psychological Society.
(Inventory #: 51795)