Washington DC: National Center on Institutions and Alternatives, 1979-1984. 4to, each issue offset printed and saddle-stapled. Illustrated with black and white drawings.
A substantial collection of issues of one of the longest-lasting and most influential of the anti-psychiatry periodicals of the late 1970's and early 1980's, which Nat Hentoff of te Village Voice called "the signle most compelling investigative journal in the U.S." A remarkable collection of articles interrogating the nature of institutions, representations of mental illness, the business of psychiatry and of psychiatric drugs.
In 1986, the periodical changed name to Augustus, but preserved the numbering.
Includes Vol. II, Nos. 4-5, 81-12; Vol. III, Nos. 1-6, 8-10, 12; Vol. IV, Nos. 3-9; Vol. V, Nos. 2-3, 5-12; Vol. VI, Nos. 2, 5, 10; Vo. 7, Nos. 9, 11. Item #27582