Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Bits about babies

By BITS

subjects: infant care, children,

  • 1. Bits about babies; being a short account of what a baby requires, with some anecdotes interesting to mothers. By the author of "Indian outfits", etc.
    1870
    21.0 x 15.0 cm   Pp [1-9] 10-59 [60] [i-ii] ads   frontis, 2 full-page illus, illus
    GB:   LB   *OB  

    This unusual book has some interesting descriptions and illustrations of contraptions for restraining children, such as the "roundabout' - a hoop at the end of a pole. There is also a picture of an early design for a perambulator.