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Last Asylum: A Memoir of Madness in our Times

Hardback, 06/02/2014, £18.99
£17.09
Begins with Barbara Taylor's visit to the innocuously named Princess Park Manor in Friern Barnet, North London - a picture of luxury and repose. But this is the former site of one of England's most infamous lunatic asylums, the Middlesex County Pauper Lunatic Aslyum at Colney Hatch.

Last Asylum: A Memoir of Madness in Our Times

Paperback, 05/03/2015, £9.99
£8.99
Presents a memoir of a young historian, who was admitted in England's largest psychiatric institution, Colney Hatch Lunatic Asylum, later known as Friern Hospital. This memoir tells the story of author's madness years, set inside the wider story of the death of the asylum system in the twentieth century.