Plan Your Family Practical Birth Control

Cilento, Phyllis D.


Place Published: b&w illustrations
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 1965
Illustrator: b&w illustrations
Size: 8vo

Lady Cilento’s overview of available methods of birth control, being the first book published in Australia to discuss the pill, and also including chapters on the rhythm method, coitus interruptus, the sheath, douching, pessaries/creams and jellies, etc; b&w technical illustrations; Phyllis Cilento was an Australian medical practitioner controversial for her views on natural childbirth, contraception, abortion, and the presence of fathers at childbirth; bookshop label to front pastedown, former owner’s name to front endpaper, light foxing to endpapers and prelims, medium foxing to text block, o.w. G-VG; dustwrapper lightly edgeworn and rubbed, mild foxing, o.w. G-VG.

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