Babies Without Tears: A Mother's Experiences of the Lamaze Method of Painless Childbirth by Marjorie Karmel
1959. First Edition. 207 pages. No dust jacket. Red boards with silver gilt lettering to spine. Binding remains firm. Hinges have minor cracks. Previous owner's inscription to front pastedown, and pencil inscription to front endpaper. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning. Heavier tanning to endpapers. Foxing to text block edges. Boards have mild edge wear with slight rubbing to surfaces. There is bumping to corners and crushing to spine ends. Tanning to spine and edges. Gilt lettering is bright and clear. Couple of water marks to front and chalky marks to back.