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Author Burney, Ian A
Title Poison, detection, and the Victorian imagination / Ian Burney
Imprint Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York, NY : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, c2006
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  HV6555.G7 B965 2006    AVAILABLE    30530000463018
Descript viii, 193 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm
Series Encounters
Encounters (Rutgers University Press)
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Poison and the Victorian imagination -- Disciplining poison -- Plain matters of fact : making and representing toxicological knowledge -- The crime of the age : the case of William Palmer -- The travails of poison hunting
Subject Palmer, William, 1824-1856
Poisoning -- history -- Great Britain
History, 19th Century -- Great Britain
Poisons -- history -- Great Britain
Toxicology -- history -- Great Britain
Poisoning -- Great Britain -- History
Toxicology -- Great Britain -- History
Poisons -- Great Britain -- History
Palmer, William, 1824-1856
Great Britain
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