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Midwifery, obstetrics and the rise of gynaecology : the uses of a sixteenth-century compendium / Helen King.

Author/creator King, Helen, 1957-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoAldershot, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2007.
Descriptionx, 228 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, portrait ; 23 cm.
Subject(s)
Series Women and gender in the early modern world
Women and gender in the early modern world. ^A517921
Contents Prefacing women: owners and users -- Medical history and obstetric practice in William Smellie -- Guilty of 'male-practice'? Burton's attack on Smellie -- Delighting in a 'bit of antiquity': Sir James Young Simpson.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [195]-218) and index.
LCCN 2006102513
ISBN9780754653967
ISBN075465396X

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