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    Jacob Rueff. LIMITED. The Expert Midwife, or An Excellent and most necessary Treatise on the generation and birth of Man. [New York: Classics of Medicine Library, 1997]. Number 794 of the special edition privately printed for members of The Classics of Medicine Library. Octavo. 120 pages. Full leather with gilt stamping to both boards. Gilt titles and ruling with three raised bands on spine. All edges gilt. Small ownership stamped seal to title page. Limitation bookplate laid in. Near fine.

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