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Medical meddlers, mediums & magicians : the Victorian age of credulity

Author: Keith M Souter
Publisher: Stroud : History, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is an intriguing exploration of the Victorians' gullibility in matters of life, death and entertainment.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Keith M Souter
ISBN: 9780752461151 075246115X
OCLC Number: 766318330
Description: 1 volume : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Keith Souter.

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Because of their closeness to disease and the ever-present threat of their own mortality, it was inevitable that they would be open to the claims of quacks who promised all kinds of panaceas, and to  Read more...

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