The Practical Care of the Baby. Second Revised Edition.

Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Company, 1916.

Octavo ( x cm.), 156 pages. With sixty-six illustrations and one fold-out chart. Index. Second Revised Edition; originally issued in 1903 and revised in 1912. The author, a pediatrist and lecturer at a number of New York medical institutions, begins his book with no assumptions about what the young mother or nurse may or may not know about infant care stating, "many readers of good books on baby-care are given too great credit for knowing the little "ins and outs" of the care of a baby, which in reality they do not know." Light foxing throughout; hinges a bit tender. In publisher's olive green cloth, titled in black.

Price: $30.00

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