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Book - Het Geslachtsleven van de Vrouw (Female Sexuality) by Anna Fischer Dückelmann

From the Collection of Dutch Australian Heritage Centre Victoria 60 Rosstown Road Carnegie Victoria

Description
A 216pp hardcover book describing female sexuality. It includes a fold-out colour plate of the female body and numerous other illustrations.
Size
25cm x 16cm x 2.5cm
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Object Registration
2554
Historical information
Dr.Fischer-Dückelmann wrote numerous books and papers in 13 languages. She believed female and family health, emotional as well as physical would counteract the evils of war.
When Made
1918 (original German Title pub. 1902)
Made By
J.T. Swartsenburg (Publisher), Dr.Anna Fischer-Dückelmann (Author)
Significance
The popularity of this early 20th century publication (half a million copies printed) points to a desire among Dutch women to become more educated about their own bodies and their role in the family.
Last updated
29 Oct 2019 at 10:37AM