Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Maternal management of children

By BULL, Thomas

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]  
    GB:   LB   *LoEN  

    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]
    GB:   LB  

    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]
    GB:   LB  

    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.