'Sense and Insensibility' - The History of Chloroform

Graham Harrison


Organisation:
Sun Jester
Region:
England
Notice Period:
Emergency (maybe less than one week's notice)
Type:
Professional
Fee:
Paid: £75 plus travel @ 35p per mile up to 30 miles from Aylesbury
Category:
History
Updated:
16th February 2020
Tagged:
Victorian | History | Medicine | Poisons

All Sun Jester's talks and entertainments aim to enlighten, divert and amuse audiences of all sizes and ages.

Horror and humour combine in tales of how early doctors and scientists experimented with anesthesia. The quest to transform surgery from terrifying ordeal to pain free experience resulted in alarming degrees of both bravery and recklessness.

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About Graham Harrison

Sun Jester is a family business that offer a range of informal talks and entertainments for groups of all interests including after dinner entertainments. With a usual duration of 45–60 minutes, they can be adapted to suit requirements.

We have been working in the field of Heritage Education for over 25 years.

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