PHANTASMATA, Or Illusions & Fanaticisms of Protean Forms Productive of Great Evils. Volume 2 of 2 only.

By: MADDEN, R. R.

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iv, 588pp Grey cloth Gilt lettering on spine

An examination of fanaticism, hysteria, monomania, theomania, demonopathy, and convulsive insanity as one or more of which are demonstrated in the examples including Joan of Arc, various convents most notably Loudun, some Protestant countries - specifically Dutch and German anabaptists, the French Calvinists in Dauphiny, Vivarais and Les Cevennes 1686-1706, and the Jansenist Convulsionnaires

Title: PHANTASMATA, Or Illusions & Fanaticisms of Protean Forms Productive of Great Evils. Volume 2 of 2 only.

Author: MADDEN, R. R.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London:, T.C. Newby,: 1857.

Binding: Hardbound - No text marking or damping

Condition: Very Good

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