Poison, detection, and the Victorian imagination / Ian Burney.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York, NY : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2006.
viii, 193 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
Encounters (Rutgers University Press)
Formatted Contents Note
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.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.