Item #36246 The OBSTETRIC CATECHISM. Joseph Warrington, 1805 - 1888.


Philadelphia: Crolius & Gladding, 1842. 1st edition thus. This imprint not in American Imprints, nor Cordasco. SIGNED by the publisher Gladding, as the depository copy. viii, 350, [2 (blank)] pp. 12mo, signed in 6s. 7-1/2" x 4-1/2". Original publisher's brown vertically-ribbed cloth binding with printed paper title label to spine. Wear to title label. Extensive foxing & browning to blank prelims, less so throughout text. A VG copy. Item #36246

There were 2 Philadelphia editions in 1842; this C & G, as well as one by Auner. Per OCLC holdings, this the more uncommon of the two.

Price: $235.00

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