Experiments and Observations on Absinth and Absinthism, 1868

~ by R. Amory. Published in Boston Medical and Surgical Journal, 1868 ~

An extremely influential and widely quoted early work on the effects of heavy absinthe drinking. The author argues strongly that the consequences and manifestations of absinthism are clearly distinct from those of pure alcoholism.

Amory-Absinth

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