|Murray Asylum Perth group of male Patients 1860|
The book provides details of the development and expansion of 19C asylums, with analysis of how they were established, run, and what they were like to live and work in.
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|Staff outing from the Montrose Royal Asylum|
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|Curling at Royal Edinburgh Asylum|