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Teach Yourself Mothercraft [First edition, 1950]

£39.00

Product description

Hardback with blue cloth boards, silver-coloured titles on spine, and blindstamped front cover. Published by the English Universities Press Ltd, London, in the Teach Yourself series. By Sister Mary Martin, SRN, SCM. First edition, 1950.

This is the scarce first edition of a book which has recently been reissued by Hodder & Stoughton, the current owners of the Teach Yourself brand, presumably for its amusement value these days.

Chapter headings:

1. Happy Homes
2. The Expectant Mother
3. Baby’s Layette
4. At Home or in Hospital?
5. Keep Yourself Well
6. New Mother and Baby
7. The Nursing Mother
8. Artificial Feeding
9. Mixed Feeding and Weaning
10. Feeding Difficulties
11. Mothering and Training
12. Growing Up
13. Baby’s Ailments
14. The Single-Handed Mother

Small hardback, no dust jacket. Spine is faded and title panel is worn, with a tear to the cloth at the side of the spine as photographed. Internally there is some foxing and a previous owner’s name on the half title page, but the pages are free of notes.

Item details

Author(s):
Martin, Mary
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
11 cm x 18 cm, 4.5 in x 7 in
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
255
Publisher:
English Universities Press Ltd
Title:
Teach Yourself Mothercraft

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Hardback with blue cloth boards, silver-coloured titles on spine, and blindstamped front cover. Published by the English Universities Press Ltd, London, in the Teach Yourself series. By Sister Mary Martin, SRN, SCM. First edition, 1950.

This is the scarce first edition of a book which has recently been reissued by Hodder & Stoughton, the current owners of the Teach Yourself brand, presumably for its amusement value these days.

Chapter headings:

1. Happy Homes
2. The Expectant Mother
3. Baby’s Layette
4. At Home or in Hospital?
5. Keep Yourself Well
6. New Mother and Baby
7. The Nursing Mother
8. Artificial Feeding
9. Mixed Feeding and Weaning
10. Feeding Difficulties
11. Mothering and Training
12. Growing Up
13. Baby’s Ailments
14. The Single-Handed Mother

Small hardback, no dust jacket. Spine is faded and title panel is worn, with a tear to the cloth at the side of the spine as photographed. Internally there is some foxing and a previous owner’s name on the half title page, but the pages are free of notes.

Author(s):
Martin, Mary
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
11 cm x 18 cm, 4.5 in x 7 in
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
255
Publisher:
English Universities Press Ltd
Title:
Teach Yourself Mothercraft

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