This books pages contain all the information necessary for the thorough understanding of midwifery. A general anatomical sketch of the human body is given, with an exact description of the parts concerned in coneption, pregnancy, and delivery. A detailed guide to the progress of pregnancy and its signs and management. The book is extensively illustrated to facilitate the understanding of the text. Originally published in 1884, this book will appeal to those with an interest in the history of medicne and midwifery and those with an interest in human anatomy. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original artwork and text.