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Sermon, William   


  • Ladies companion or English midwife
  • Subjects: midwifery, medicine,

    • 1. The Ladies Companion or the English Midwife; wherein is demonstrated, the Manner and Order how women ought to govern themselves during the whole time of their breeding children, and of their difficult Labour, hard Travail, and Lying-in etc. Together with the diseases they are subject to, (especially in such times) and the several ways and means to help them.
      Edward Thomas   1665
      8od

      Price: 2s, ie costly.
      Lists publication: A Friend to the Sick√Č..2s 6d

      - could not find a 1665 entry in WING (1994)

    • 2. — The Ladies Companion or the English Midwife; wherein is demonstrated, the Manner and Order how women ought to govern themselves during the whole time of their breeding children, and of their difficult Labour, hard Travail, and Lying-in etc. Together with the diseases they are subject to, (especially in such times) and the several ways and means to help them.
      Edward Thomas   1671
      10 x 15.5   [i-xvi] 1-206 [207-208]   8od A-O8
      GB:   LB  

      - contents to chapter, frontis - of sermon (elab.) + wood cuts of baby
      Dedication: To the most accomplish'd / Ladies and Gentlewomen / of ENGLAND.

      Wing: Thomas, Edward, 1671 - see S2628 - only entry listed - many, Sermon of ; see S2628.


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