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Black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine.
Good, foxing on endpapers but otherwise clean.
Fair, some shelf wear and around edges.
First published in 1967. This copy may be a reprint from that year.
The author was the chairman of AEGIS, Aid to the Elderly in Government Institutions, a pressure group that campaigned for more humane treatment of the elderly.
Written by psychotherapist Barbara Robb, with contributions from several others. This book presents the often shocking facts about the treatment of elderly residents in mental institutions, often housed there only for the lack of anywhere else to go.