Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Ballantine, 2000.
A handsome first edition/first printing in Very Fine condition in Very Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Anne Perry directly on the title page.
In Slaves of Obsession, Perry examines the history of mental illness and its connection to slavery. She traces how mental illness was used as a tool of control by slave masters and how it continues to be used in modern day slavery. Perry draws on case studies, historical references, and her own experiences to provide a unique and compelling perspective on the issue.; 8vo; Signed by Author.