Sleepless souls

suicide in early modern England by MacDonald, Michael

Publisher: Clarendon Press, Publisher: Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], Oxford, New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [367]-371) and index.

StatementMichael MacDonald, Terence R. Murphy.
SeriesOxford studies in social history
ContributionsMurphy, Terence R.
LC ClassificationsHV6548.G8 E55 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 383 p. :
Number of Pages383
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1873570M
ISBN 100198229194
LC Control Number90033323

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