ADVICE TO MOTHERS, ON THE SUBJECT OF THEIR OWN HEALTH; AND OF THE MEANS OF PROMOTING THE HEALTH, STRENGTH, AND BEAUTY OF THEIR OFFSPRING.

Boston: Printed for Joseph Bumstead, 1809. 125,[1]pp. Large octavo. Original paper boards, edges untrimmed. Spine somewhat chipped and the upper joint resewn with thread, leaf A8 sewn somewhat askew, usual tanning, some corners creased, but a good copy. Item #WRCLIT68656

An early Boston edition of this popular medical text, which is often found conjoined with late editions of his best-selling DOMESTIC MEDICINE .... (1769). This work first appeared in 1803, followed by the first American printing in 1804. WELLCOME II, p. 262.

Price: $125.00