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Read, Grantly Dick- (1890–1959), obstetrician and promoter of natural childbirth

Mary Alvey Thomas

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/32814

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Read, Grantly Dick- (1890–1959), obstetrician and promoter of natural childbirth, was born at Beccles, Suffolk, on 26 January 1890, the son of Robert John Read (1851–1920), a flour miller of Norwich, and his wife, Frances (Fanny) Maria Sayer (1855–1942), of the White House, Thurlton, Norfolk...

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Subjects: Social and Cultural History ; Labour and Demographic Economics ; Medicine and Health ; Obstetrics

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