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Poison, Detection and the Victorian Imagination (Encounters
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Introduction 1. Poison and the Victorian imagination 2. Disciplining poison 3. Plain matters of fact: making and representing toxicological knowledge 4. The crime of the age: the case of William Palmer 5. The travails of poison hunting Index

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Ian Burney is a Senior Lecturer at the Centre for the History of Science, Technology and Medicine at the University of Manchester

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The research is impeccable, and the quotes from Victorian periodicals and newspapers add a great deal to the book. Catherine Ramsdell, Pop Matters, 31/08/2012 -- .

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