- Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
- Publication Date: 2018 (1887)
- ISBN: 9781983739460
Ten Days in a Mad-House, describing New York City s most notorious mental institution, were written by journalist Nellie Bly in 1887. It was no mere armchair observation, because Bly got herself committed to Blackwells and wrote a shocking exposé called Ten Days In A Madhouse. The series of articles became a best-selling book, launching Bly's career as a world-famous investigative reporter and also helping bring reform to the asylum. Photographs.