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    With Forty-Five Hand-Colored Plates

    W. Beach. An Improved System of Midwifery, Adapted to the Reformed Practice of Medicine. New York: Baker & Scribner, 1848.

    First edition. Quarto. 272 pages with fifty plates, forty-five of which are hand-colored.

    Contemporary full sheep. Rubbing and wear to extremities with replaced backstrip. Endpapers and page edges are mildly toned. Overall, a very good copy.


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    October, 2009
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