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Title: Modeling for Motherhood: Heir Conditioning the Modern Mrs.
Description: New York, John Wiley & Sons. 1946, First Edition. Hard Cover with dust jacket. Ill.: Doris Hale Heinz. 74 pp, oblong large 8vo (9 1/4" H). B&w line drawings (VERY 1940s!) by Doris Hale Heinz. "Underlying the amusing text and gay illustrations are sound advice and facts, carefully checked by prominent obstetricians. (This book) will guide you through the problems of pregnancy and start you off to becoming your own slim and attractive self again." Advice on maternity fashions, exercise, posture, diet and how to keep 'hubby' in the process! Endpapers are made up of four blank charts: Your Appointments and Orders; Your Personal Record; Equipment Need; Expenditures - Spent and Owing. A wonderful piece of nostalgia from the Dick & Jane era. Pages are browning very lightly, soft crease down free front endpaper, tear at bottom of page leaf 39/40 archivally taped, light edge wear/rubbing to boards, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, area of light fading on rear board, light wrinkling on spine. Dust jacket has light edge wear/rubbing/browning, tiny chips/creases at top/bottom of spine/flap folds, two tiny stains on front panel. Very Good-/Very Good-.

Keywords: Pregnancy, Maternity, Exercises, Motherhood, Mid 20th Century, Illustrated Books, Maternal Health, Mothers, Babies, Birth, Pregnant Women, Morning Sickenss, Nausea, Weight Gain, Diet, Fashion, Clothing, Maternity Wear, Maternity Clothes, Posture, Hygiene,

Price: US$ 35.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 30190

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