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Suicide in life and literature

Title: Suicide in life and literature
Creator: [Lewes, G.H.]
Description: Lewes examines how suicide is portrayed in daily life as well as in literature. He uses medical essays to discount the common claim that suicide is always committed by madmen and is a criminal act.
Type: Article
Source: Westminster Review 68. July-Oct (1857): 30-44.
Date: 1857

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