1st Edition

Eighteenth-Century British Midwifery, Part II

ISBN 9781851968435
Published April 1, 2008 by Routledge
1632 Pages

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Book Description

Scholars of the British Enlightenment who study obstetrical history traditionally focus on the rise of the male-midwife and competition between the sexes. This set comprises pamphlets, treatises, lectures for midwifery students, texts on the establishment of lying-in hospitals, and catalogues of obstetrical apparatuses collected by male-midwives.