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The art of midwifery reduced to principles: in which, are explained the most safe and established methods of practice, in each kind of delivery; with a summary history of the art: translated from the French original, written by the late Dr. Astruc, Royal Professor of Physic at Paris, and Physician to the French King: To which, is added an appendix, by the translator; containing illustrative remarks on conception and pregnancy: and on those Particulars, taught by Dr. Astruc, which vary from the Methods adopted by the best Accoucheurs here.

  • Astruc, Jean, 1684-1766.
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Art d'accoucher réduit à ses principes. English


London : printed for J. Nourse, Bookseller to his Majesty, opposite Catharine Street in the Strand, MDCCLXVII. [1767]

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35,[9],36,362,[10]p. ; 80.

References note

ESTC N14580

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.



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