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Book Description

At head of title: Printed by order of the council. This work was a follow-up to ‘Hints to Mothers’ published the previous year. Apart from the general hints, it contains a [2]pp piece on ‘Opthalmia Neonaturum’. Rule 4 states ‘ a little washed lard should be smeared along the edges of the eyelids occasionally, to prevent them from sticking’.
Dealer Notes
DISCOVER: Birmingham University. Nothing added in OCLC.
Author ROBERTS, Arthur, Medical Officer of Health for the Borough of Keighley.
Date 1884.
Binding Stab-sewn as issued, modern plain paper reinforcement strip to spine.
Publisher Keighley: S. Billows, printer & bookbinder,
Condition Very faint ‘Birmingham Medical Institute’ ink-stamp to title.
Pages 18cm. 16pp.

Price: £65.00

Offered by John Turton

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