Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea, 1875. Item #026096
xxiv, -786 pages, index, illustrations. While this would horrify the modern obstetrician, it was the state of the art in the last 19th century. The debate also which was on the issue of fraternal versus identical twins is represented. A standard for the era through the end of the century.Bound in full sheep, black morocco spine label gilt, some rubbing and nicks to binding and label, previous owner's gift inscription. A very good copy.