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Author Woods, Robert, author.

Title Mrs Stone & Dr Smellie : eighteenth-century midwives and their patients / Robert Woods and Chris Galley.

Publication Info. Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (560 pages) : illustrations
text rdacontent
computer rdamedia
online resource rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 515-539) and index.
Contents Midwives, their women and patients -- Reading case notes -- Sarah Stone, Somerset midwife -- Mrs. Stone's Complete Practice -- William Smellie, man-midwife and instructor -- Dr. Smellie's London cases -- The new obstetrics -- Other cases from London -- Midwifery through case histories.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Stone, Sarah, active 1737.
Smellie, William, 1697-1763.
Midwifery -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Midwifery -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century -- Sources.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Galley, Chris, author.
Note Mrs Stone and Dr Smellie
Other Form: Print version: Woods, Robert. Mrs Stone & Dr Smellie : eighteenth-century midwives and their patients. Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2014 xii, 544 pages ; 26 cm (OCoLC)ocn890938485
ISBN 9781781381410 (hbk.)
1781381410 (hbk.)
9781781387528 (e-book)

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