First UK edition, first printing. Publisher's original grey cloth with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. A fine copy, the binding square and firm, the contents clean throughout and without previous owner's marks. Complete with the fine original dustwrapper that remains without fading, loss or tears. Not price-clipped (18s net to the front flap). Scarce.
The pioneering obstetrician's first book in which he campaigns for Roman Catholic approval of the contraceptive pill, the first of which he was instrumental in the developing.
Stock code: 19247