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The Interior of Bethlam Hospital Urbane Metcalf London (1818) Urbane Metcalf was a hawker who sold ribbons, laces and garters door-to-door, but also spent considerable time in Bedlam/Bethlem Hospital and other asylums. First admitted to…
General Chronological History of the Air, Weather, Seasons, Meteors, &c. In Sundry Places and different Times; more particularly for the Space of 250 Years. Together with some of their most Remarkable Effects on Animal (especially Human)…
Sketches in Bedlam; or characteristic traits of insanity as displayed in the cases of one hundred and forty patients of both sexes, now, or recently, confined in New Bethlem, including Margaret Nicholson, James Hatfield, Patrick Walsh, Bannister…
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