MORAL PHYSIOLOGY;; or, A Brief and Plain Treatise on the Population Question. CONTRACEPTION, Robert Dale OWEN.

MORAL PHYSIOLOGY;; or, A Brief and Plain Treatise on the Population Question

NY: G. Vale, [1870?]. 10th edition. 8vo, pp. iv, 88, with one leaf of illustration. Bound in publisher's brown cloth, spine gilt (some rubbed at the extremities), a near fine copy. Item #46935

This is the first American book (first published in (1831) to advocate contraception. This is an exact reproduction of the revised edition issued by Vale in 1858 who added practical information on contraception methods, including condoms. This volume adds a priced list of popular manuals and a plate illustrating the female reproductive organs to the original text and a discussion of political economy and social philosophy.

Price: $200.00

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