[WOMEN] TWILIGHT SLEEP and HOW TO INDUCE IT; As Practiced by Gauss and Kroenig, at Freiburg, Germany

Chicago: The American Journal of Clinical Medicine, 1915. Staplebound. 48 pages. 23 x 15 cm. First introduced in Germany the early twentieth century by obstetricians Bernhardt Kronig and Karl Gauss, this combination of drugs caused women in labor to enter a state of sleep prior to giving birth and awake after with no recollection of the procedure. This pamphlet discusses this and other procedures. Pages lightly toned, covers rubbed at edges. Cream wraps. Very good. Item #2917

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