Delia's Doctors; or, A Glance behind the Scenes

Delia's Doctors; or, A Glance behind the Scenes

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A lost 19th century novel focused on several women's issues, especially female health; with a fascinating overview of mid-nineteenth-century medical practices.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 296 pages
  • 126.5 x 206.8 x 20.8mm | 317.52g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • New
  • 0252071085
  • 9780252071089

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"This early feminist novel is a wickedly funny slice of mid-nineteenth-century Americana peppered with details of the era's freakish medical tactics and leavened with a smart and sassy commentary about the societal restraints on women's physical and intellectual abilities. Four stars." Feminist Academic Press Columnshow more

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