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Collection Fort Nisqually Permanent Collection
Object ID Number 1998.02.05
Object Name Book
Description Book owned by Dr. William Fraser Tolmie during his time at Fort Nisqually: "Neurypnology: Rationale of Nervous Sleep" by James Braid. The spine reads "Braid on Hypnotism or Nervous Sleep". Title page reads "Neurypnology; or the Rationale of Nervouse Sleep, considered in relation with Animal Magnetism." 265 pages long including index, plus two other pages of ads for more books by the same publisher. Measures 6 7/8 inches tall, 4 3/8 inches long, and 3/4 inches wide. Cloth bound. Published by John Churchill in London, 1843. Signed and dated by Tolmie on the title page, 1844.
Date 1843
People Tolmie, William Fraser
Search Terms Sleep Disorders
Hypnotism
Medical text
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