This book is a practical guide for nurses engaged in the surgical treatment of the diseases peculiar to women. The extensive experience of the author in this class of cases, has enabled him to place at the disposal of the profession, a very useful book. The method of preparation of the instruments and the patient; the details of the various duties of the nurse, during and after operations, are given with minuteness, and care. The work is destined to be one of the most popular of its class. The style is pleasant and clear and the little volume is attractively printed.