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Lord Elliston is at his wit’s end with his daughter Emily. Nothing he tries seems to make the slightest impact on her deplorable behavior, and when she is caught stealing a handkerchief he knows that it is time for desperate measures. One name comes up again and again – Professor George E. Feversham. The founder of Feversham’s Academy of Young Women’s Correctional Education has a reputation for reforming troubled young women of the lower classes, and his treatments for praefocatio matricis – female hysteria – are renowned in scientific circles. It seems that the Professor is his last, best hope for regaining control of his daughter. But what will the treatments mean for Emily?