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Title The Compleat midwife's practice enlarged [electronic resource] : in the most weighty and high concernments of the birth of man : containing a perfect directory or rules for midwives and nurses : as also a guide for women in their conception, bearing and nursing of children, from the experience of our English authors, viz. Sir Theodore Mayerne, Dr. Chamberlain, Mr. Nich. Culpeper, and others of foreign nations : with instructions of the Queen of France's midwife to her daughter ... touching the practice of the said art ... the whole illustrated with copper plates.

Published London : Printed for H. Rhodes ... [and 3 others], 1698.


Location Call No. Status
Edition The fifth edition corrected and much enlarged / by John Pechey ...
Physical description [18], 351, [1] p., [7] leaves of plates : ill.
Series Early English books online.
Notes Contains engraved portrait frontispiece: Madam Lovys Bourgeois.
Reproduction of original in the British Library.
Wing C100
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1611:1) s1999 miun s
Other author Boursier, Louise Bourgeois, ca. 1563-1636.
Mayerne, Théodore Turquet de, Sir, 1573-1655.
Subject Obstetrics -- Early works to 1800.
Midwives -- Early works to 1800.
Gynecology -- Early works to 1800.
Local subject Internet access