By M. G. Herbiniaux
Brussels; London   Lemaire; Thoams Boosey
8" by 5" [3], iv-xxiv, [1], 10-439pp
An early French treatise on childbirth, an interesting work by Herbiniaux with detailed folding plates.
By M. G. Herbiniaux

1794 Traite sur Divers Accouchemens Laborieux et sur les Polypes de la Matrice

Brussels; London   Lemaire; Thoams Boosey
8" by 5" [3], iv-xxiv, [1], 10-439pp
An early French treatise on childbirth, an interesting work by Herbiniaux with detailed folding plates.
£170.00
: 0.75kgs / : 798P29

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Description

Folding Plates, Illustrated, Leather Binding, Very Scarce

In the original French.

A very scarce work.

One volume only, being Volume I of a total of II volumes.

An interesting early French treatise on childbirth and midwifery, published during an era of great development in the science of midwifery.

Illustrated with three folding plates.

By M. G. Herbiniaux.

A new edition.

Bookplate of Henry Gore Clough to the front paste down.

Condition

In a full calf binding. Externally, with some rubbing and marks to the boards and spine. Minor bumping to the spine and extremities. A little loss to the spine. Front joint is starting. Front hinge is starting but firm. Bookplate to the front paste down. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are lightly age-toned and generally clean with some spots. Small closed tears to the folds of the plates.

Good

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