Philadelphia:: Wm. J. Dornan, Printer,, 1888. First edition.. Light vertical crease; old stab hole; a good copy.. 8vo, disbound, 11 pages. An address before the Medical Society of Pennsylvania, on the need to reform the relationship of the legal system to mental illness: "Is it a wonder that those who have seen much of this so-called justice grow cynical and look upon legal procedures as farces which, alas, but too often end in tragedies?" Woods was a Philadelphia physician, botanist and entomologist; see the DAB. (Inventory #: 7860)
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