Paris: Chez Mequignon, 1817.
Two volumes. Second edition. 8vo. (4), xxxii, 398; (1l.), 136 plates 16pp. 6 Tables Synoptiques, 5 of which are folding. Rebound in brown buckram. Signed by Mme. Boivin on verso of half title to volume 1, underneath a printed avowal to prosecute any who counterfeit her work. Bookplates to front paste downs. Half titles soiled, small hole in final 14pp. of volume 2 affecting text of ads. Both volumes untrimmed. Occasional notes in French in old hand. Laid in is a letter in old hand, dated 1818. Mme. Boivin (1773-1841) and fellow midwife Mme. LaChapelle authored two of the most important treatises on obstetrics in the eighteenth century.