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Author Pechey, John, 1655-1716.

Title The compleat midwife's practice enlarged in the most weighty and high concernments of the birth of man [electronic resource] : 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 Mayern, Dr. Chamberlain, Mr. Nich. Culpeper ... : with instructions of the Queen of France's midwife to her daughter ... / by John Pechey ... ; the whole illustrated with copper plates.

Published London : Printed for H. Rhodes ... J. Philips ... J. Taylor ... and K. Bentley ..., 1698.


Location Call No. Status
Edition The fifth edition corrected, and much enlarged.
Physical description [16], 352 p., [5] leaves of plates : ill., port.
Series Early English books online
Notes "Rare secrets brought to light, which for many years were locked up in the breast of ... Sir Theodore Mayern ... London, 1696" (p. [291]-326) has special t.p.
The author's name appears after the edition statement.
Advertisement on p. [8]-[9].
Reproduction of original in Yale University Library.
Wing P1022
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 220:7) s1999 miun s
Other author Chamberlen, Hugh.
Culpeper, Nicholas, 1616-1654.
Boursier, Louise Bourgeois, ca. 1563-1636.
Mayerne, Théodore Turquet de, Sir, 1573-1655.
Subject Obstetrics -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Medicine -- Early works to 1800.
Other title Rare secrets brought to light.
Local subject Internet access