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JUNONESIA;

OR,

WOMEN RESCUED.

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OR,

WOMEN RESCUED.

A FAMILIAR TREATISE

RELATING TO THE

Prevalence, Practice, and Evil Tendencies

OF

MAN-MIDWIFERY.

Opprobrium medicorum.”

LONDON:

PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR;

AND PUBLISHED FOR HIM, BY
WILLIAM KIDD, 7, TAVISTOCK STREET,

COVENT GARDEN.

M. DCCC. XXXVIII.

194

C. Whittingham, Tooks Court, Chancery Lane.

PREFACE.

This Treatise, in relation to a subject of the highest possible importance to society, is offered to the consideration of the public in perfect sincerity of purpose under strong impressions.

“ Homo sum, humani nihil a me alienum puto.”

TERENCE.

It is founded chiefly upon a directional work on “The Theory and Practice of Midwifery,” published some years since in two vols. by an eminent physician, whose name is disclosed in the sequel of this work : a publication which was so well received and so highly valued by the profession, that it went through four editions.

The text-book, therefore, being a professional one of welcomed instruc

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