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BRAIDWOOD, Peter Murray   

  • Domestic management of children
  • Subjects: infant care, children,

    • 1. The domestic management of children. By P.M. Braidwood, M.D. / Surgeon to the Wirral Hospital of Sick Children.
      16.5 x 11.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii-xii [1] 2-85, [i-ii] publ ads  
      GB:   *LB  

      The book has four chapters, covering management of the infant immediately after birth, the feeding of children, "other accessories to the healthful development of a child' and the care of sick children. The third chapter deals with clothing, hygiene and exercise, sleep, moral and mental training. Amongst Dr. Braidwood's words of advice is the warning that "perambulators are not to be used' because of their harmful, bone-shaking effects.

  • Mother's help and guide
  • Subjects: infant care, children,

    • 1. The mother's help and guide to the domestic management of her children / by P. Murray Braidwood, M.D., F.R.C.S. Formerly senior medical officer to the Wirral Hospital for Sick Children.
      18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii [1] 2-134, 1-4 publ ads  
      GB:   *LB   ORS  

      This book is clearly based on Braidwood's earlier work, with a number of additions and an improved title.

    • 2. — [Second edition, 1896]
      GB:   LB   ORS  

      The BMCat lists a second edition as published London: Scientific Press, 1896.

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