An Exact Diary Of What Was Observ'd During A Close Attendance Upon Mary Toft, The Pretended Rabbet-Breeder Of Godalming In Surrey.

Author: Manningham, Sir Richard
Year: 1726
Edition: 1st
Publisher: London, Fletcher Gyles
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Mary Toft was a maidservant from Godalming, England who in 1726 became the subject of considerable controversy when she was alleged to have given birth to at least 16 rabbits, according to her doctors.

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