An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

16018 entries, 14076 authors and 1941 subjects. Updated: July 23, 2024

WINSLOW, Forbes Benignus

3 entries
  • 13249

The anatomy of suicide.

London: Henry Benshaw, 1840.

An effort to demonstrate that most suicides are not criminal but are victims of mental disease. Digital facsimile from Google Books at this link.



Subjects: DEATH & DYING › Suicide, PSYCHIATRY
  • 13250

The plea of insanity in criminal cases.

London: H. Renshaw, 1843.

One of the first attempts to outline criteria through which to determine the legitimacy of an insanity plea. The was resolved later in 1843 with the establishment of the M'Naghten Rules, (McNaghten) which this work undoubtedly influenced,  Digital facsimile from Google Books at this link.



Subjects: Forensic Medicine (Legal Medicine), PSYCHIATRY › Forensic Psychiatry
  • 13251

On uncontrollable drunkenness considered as a form of mental disorder. With suggestions for its treatment, and the organization of sanitoria for dipsomanics.

London: Robert Hardwicke, 1866.

Digital facsimile from Google Books at this link.



Subjects: PSYCHIATRY, TOXICOLOGY › Drug Addiction