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Digital Image File Name: 
33457
Source Call Number: 
162-035q
Source Creator: 
Culpeper, Nicholas, 1616-1654.
Source Title: 
A directory for midwives: or a guide for women. In their conception. ...
Source Created or Published: 
1671
Physical Description: 
title page
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Culpeper, Nicholas, 1616-1654.
Title (Hamnet): 
A directory for midwives: or a guide for women. In their conception. Bearing; and suckling their children. The first part contains, 1. The anatomy of the vessels of generation. 2. The formation of the child in the womb. 3. What hinder conceptions, and its remedies. 4. What furthers conception. 5. A guide for women in conception. 6. Of miscarriage in women. 7. A guide for women in their labor. 8. A guide for women in their lying in. 9. Of nursing children. To cure all diseases in women, read the second part of this book. By Nicholas Culpeper Gent. student in physick and astrology.
Title (Hamnet): 
Culpeper's directory for midwives: or, A guide for women. The second part
Title (Hamnet): 
Culpepers midwife
Edition (Hamnet): 
Newly corrected from many gross errors.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
printed by John Streater, and are to be sold by George Sawbridge, at the Sign of the Bible on Ludgate-Hill,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1671.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[8], 161, [31], 270, [2] p., [2] folding plates ; 8⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Gynecology -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Midwives -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Obstetrics -- Early works to 1800.
Notes (Hamnet): 
"Culpeper's directory for midwives: or, A guide for women. The second part." (Wing C7498) has separate dated title page, pagination, and register.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Part 2 has half-title: "Culpepers midwife, ...".
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: A⁴ B-M⁸; ²B⁸ D-V⁸.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The words "Conception. .. Children." are bracketed on title page.
Notes (Hamnet): 
With a fragment of a half-title; "Culpepers Midwife Enlarged." pasted on the edge of front fly-leaf.
Notes (Hamnet): 
V8, final leaf, is blank.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), C7492
Citations (Hamnet): 
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), C7498
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) R231722
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
Imperfect: lacking leaves I3 and L7. Provenance: inscription on back paste-down: "E:J"
Call Number (Hamnet): 
162- 035q