Examines in detail the barbarous world of eighteenth-century medicine––the great hospitals, the lying-in rooms, the spas, the quacks.
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A history of 18th century medicine includes discussions of childbirth, hospitals, spas, surgery, and infectious diseases.Review:
". . . a skillful tour through the annals of medical knowledge in the 18th and l9th centuries . . ."
––Kansas City Times
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Book Description Constable, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 94601305