Title Retreat for the Insane, Hartford, Connecticut : Original Engraving and Article from Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, 1834-1835
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher London: Charles Knight & Company; 1834
Seller ID 6370
1 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; One complete leaf measuring (7.25 x 10.75 inches) 185 x 272 mm, printed on both sides, with original steel engraving and brief article (if long, conclusion on reverse). Extracted from disbound volume of Cyclopedia of Useful Knowledge, published in parts, 1834-1835. Edges untrimmed. Suitable for framing. ; Institution founded by Eli Todd, MD, in 1824, and . After his deathdirected by Silas Fuller, MD. 'Commodious and spacious apartments' and 'perfectly plain and simple' architecture. ; Paper is of heavy quality but somewhat yellowed from age. Minor foxing, mostly to margins. Faint offset from opposite page, not as dark as it appears.