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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 ... with instructions of the Queen of France's midwife to her daughter ... touching the practice of the said art ...

Published [London] : Printed for Nath. Brook ..., 1663.


Location Call No. Status
Edition The third edition enlarged with the addition of Sir Theodore Mayern's rare secrets in midwifery, with the approbation of sundry of the most knowing professors of midwifery now living in the city of London and other places...
Physical description 321 p., 6 leaves of plates : ill.
Series Early English books online
Notes Contains frontispiece portrait with caption: The expert and famous Madam Louys Bourgeois, midwife to the Queene of France.
Imperfect: pages stained, with print show-through and loss of print.
Reproduction of original in the British Library.
Wing C99
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1546:7) 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