The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, Vol. 10

The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, Vol. 10 : January-October, 1883 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, Vol. 10: January-October, 1883 The cataleptic, even though placed standing and in a forced attitude, preserves a perfect equilibrium and appears as if petrified. The eyes are open, the gaze fixed, the physiog nomy impassive and, since the eyes wink but infrequently, the tears accumulate and soon trickle down the cheeks. The respiratory movements themselves partake of this immo bility. The pneumographic tracings indicate long pauses, represented by horizontal lines which intervene at wide intervals between Shallow depressions. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 766 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 39mm | 1,007g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243155980
  • 9780243155989