This Mad Folly’: the history ofAustralia’s Pioneer Women Doctors


M Hutton Neve, Library of Australian History, North Sydney, 1980.

This publication traces the achievements of Australia’s unhonoured and unsung pioneer women’s medical practitioners. They courageously pursued their medical courses in the face of organized and often bitter opposition, especially in Sydney and Melbourne. Includes lists of graduates between 1889 and 1911 and biographical information.

Hardbound, 174 pages, 23.5 X 15.5 cm, black and white illustrations, appendices, index

$15.00 plus $9.00 postage.