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The art of midwifery improv"d

Hendrik van Deventer

The art of midwifery improv"d

Fully and plainly laying down whatever instructions are requisite to make a compleat midwife. ... Illustrated with 38 cuts ... Written in Latin by Henry à Daventer. Made English. ...

by Hendrik van Deventer

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Published by printed for E. Curll, J. Pemberton, and W. Taylor in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 2192, no. 5).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2192, no. 5.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[14],328p.,plates
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16913856M

The midwives book, or, The whole art of midwifry discovered.: Directing childbearing women how to behave themselves in their conception, breeding, bearing, and nursing of children in six books, viz. / By Mrs. Jane Sharp practitioner in the art of midwifry above thirty years. Sharp, Jane, Mrs. While midwifery has been shown to produce excellent outcomes,4– 7 and while the practice has grown markedly,8 it is still seen as an alternative maternity care model in the United States. To date, there has been little research on how midwives achieve their remarkable results, although a recent review indicated that birth outcomes are Cited by:


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