Tel Aviv: Massadah Ltd., 1945. First edition. Softcover. Quarto. XXIV (in English), 192pp (in Hebrew). Original photo-illustrated wrappers.
Published in Palestine shortly after the end of WWII, this medical and pedagogic handbook aimed to contribute in increasing "ten-fold the birth-rate and the efforts for the care and education of children in order to bring up in our restored country, a generation healthy in mind and body, a generation which will be capable of bringing out and of materializing the yearning for consolation following the terrible destruction." This volume is illustrated with numerous b/w photographic reproductions and illustrations. Includes advertisement pages.
OCLC lists only one library owning this work (National Library, Jerusalem).
Wrappers age-toned and slightly water-stained along edges. Moderate foxing to very first and very last leaves. Text in Hebrew and English. Wrappers in overall good- to good, interior in good to very good condition. g to vg. Item #39914
Hebrew title: האם והתינוק : מדריך רפואי-חנוכי להורים.