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BULL, Thomas   


  • Hints to mothers
  • Subjects: maternal health,

    • 1. ["Hints to mothers', 1837]
      1837
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      The BMCat lists the first edition of "Hints to mothers, forthe management of health during the period of pregnancy, and in the lying- in room; with an exposure of popular errors in connection with those subjects' as published London: Longman & Co, 1837.

    • 2. — Hints to mothers, etc. By Thomas Bull, MD. Physician-accoucheur to the Finsbury Midwifery Institution; and lecturer on midwifery, and on the diseases of women and children.
      17.5 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv [v] vi [vii] viii-xii [1] 2-307  
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      Note the abbreviated title, which suggests that the first edition sold well enough for the book to have established a reputation.

    • 3. — [Fourth edition, 1844]
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      The BMCat cites a fourth edition, revised and considerably enlarged, as published London: Longman & Co, 1844.

    • 4. — [Fifth edition, 1846]
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      The BMCat cites a fifth edition, carefully revised and considerably enlarged, as published London: Longman & Co, 1846.

    • 5. — [Sixth edition, 1849]
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    • 6. — [Seventh edition, 1851]
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      The BMCat cites a seventh edition, carefully revised, as published London: Longman, 1851.

    • 7. — [Eighth edition, 1853]
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      The BMCat lists an eighth edition, revised and enlarged as published London: Longman, 1853.

    • 8. — [Ninth edition, 1854]
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      The BMCat lists a ninth edition as published London: Longman & Co, 1854.

    • 9. — [Eleventh edition, 1857]
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      The BMCat lists an eleventh edition as published London: Longman & Co, 1857.

    • 10. — [Thirteenth edition, 1861]
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      The BMCat lists a thirteenth edition as published London: Longman & Co, 1861.

    • 11. — [Another edition, 1877]
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      The BMCat lists another edition, thoroughly revised by Robert W. Parker, as published London: Longmans & Co, 1877.

  • Maternal management of children
  • Subjects: infant care,

    • 1. The maternal management of children, in health and diseases. By Thomas Bull, M.D. Physician accoucheur to the Finsbury Midwifery Institution, and lecturer on midwifery, and the diseases of women and children: author of "Hints to mothers on the management of ttheir health".
      1840
      17.5 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-v [vi-vii] viii-xi [xii] [1] 2-310 [311-312]  
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      Blue paper boards.
      The author explains in an introductory note that the book was written for the young and inexperienced mother. It gives advice on feeding, weaning, sleep, clothing, air and exercise, medical remedies, baths, teething, diseases and sick-nursing. In the last section Bull warns mothers against giving opiates to babies.
      There is an index.

    • 2. — [Second edition, 1845]
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      The BMCat lists a second edition, revised and enlarged, as published London: Longman & Co, 1845.

    • 3. — [Third edition, 1848]
      GB:   LB   LWel  

      The BMCat lists a third edition, carefully revised and considerably enlarged, as published London: Longman & Co, 1848.

    • 4. — [Fourth edition, 1851]
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      Listed in BMCat.

    • 5. — [Fifth edition, 1854]
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      Listed in BMCat.

    • 6. — [Title as 1840] Sixth edition.
      17.0 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii-xii [1] 2-412, [1] 2-24 publ ads  
      GB:   LB   *Priv coll  

      Purple cloth gilt.

    • 7. — Seventh edition, 1861]
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      Listed in BMCat.

    • 8. — [Another edition, 1877]
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      The BMCat lists another edition, thoroughly revised by Robert W. Parker, as published London: Longmans & Co, 1877.


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