Publications Medical & Scientific Instruments (also found under Obstetrics and Gynecology)

The Development of Gynaecological Surgery and Instruments by James V. Ricci, M.D.

The Development of Gynaecological Surgery and Instruments James V. Ricci, M.D.
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The most comprehensive work ever written on the history of gynecological surgery and instruments, from ancient Greece and Rome to the age of antisepsis at the end of the nineteenth century. Illustrated with 236 plates, this authoritative 594-page book includes many translations from original sources and literally thousands of bibliographical footnotes and references.

594pp. 236 illus. 7" × 10". Cloth, dust jacket, acid-free paper.
ISBN 0–930405–28–5. Norman Obstetrics & Gynecology Series No. 2. NP15439.


About the Author

James V. Ricci was Clinical Professor of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at New York Medical College and was Attending Gynaecologist at City Hospital, New York. He was also consultant in Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Beekman-Downtown Hospital, and Director of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Columbus Hospital.

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