|Statement||by Herbert Davey ; new introd. by Charles Bahn.|
|Series||The Historical foundations of forensic psychiatry and psychology|
|LC Classifications||KD3412 .D38 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, xxvii, 568 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||568|
|LC Control Number||80028670|
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