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SAINT GEORGE, HANOVER SQUARE PARISH VESTRY Committee on the Expenditure of the County of Middlesex
[Report. 1836]
Third report of the Committee of Vestry, of the Parish of St. George, Hanover Square, on the expenditure of the County of Middlesex. County Pauper Lunatic Asylum.
London: W. McDowall, printer, [1836].
10, [2] p. ; 20.1 cm. (8º)

Drop-head title. The final leaf is blank. The asylum was built by William Alderson, 1829--31. See D. Russell, 'Hanwell Lunatic Asylum 1831--1844: the golden years', International History of Nursing Journal 4:1 (Autumn 1998), pp. 4--9; for a contemporary account, see Harriet Martineau, 'The Hanwell Lunatic Asylum', Tait's Edinburgh Magazine, June 1834.

Copy Notes Enclosed in a printed covering letter from H.C. Selby from the Middlesex Sessions House, Clerkenwell, 12 July 1836 with copies of a report on the county rates and county treasurership (q.v.) and of the rules and bye-laws for the government of the watermen and lightermen of the river Thames (q.v.), addressed in ink Sir John Soane (Archives 7/H/2/12/1).

Binding Stitched without wrappers.

Reference Number 5862


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