New York: Arno Press, 1972.
Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Item #5890
Library stamps/marks/labels/pocket, otherwise light wear. Solid hardcover.; Reprint of 1855 edition, New York: Harper & Brothers. Harriet Beecher Stowe's educator sister, Catharine Beecher, authored these letters to improve women's understanding and control of their health. Contents: Letter 1 - Introductory; Part First: Organs of the Human Body (Letters 2-9); Part Second: Laws of Health (Letters 10-13); Part Third: Abuses of the Bodily Organs (Letters 14-16); Part Fourth: Evils Resulting from Such Abuses (Letters 17-19); Part Fifth: Remedies for these Evils (Letters 20-25); Note 1 - Communication of Mrs R B Gleason; Note 2 - Water Cures at Elmira and Clifton NY; Note 3 - Works on Domestic Economy; Note 4 - Animal Magnetism and Spirit Rappings; Note 5 - Front and Back View of the Human Skeleton. ; Medicine and Society in America; Ex-Library; 192, (1), 29 pages.