Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1889. Early issue of a work 1st published in 1879 (cf. Cordasco 70-1507). 266, [2 (blank)] pp (including Index). 12mo. 7-1/2" x 4-5/8". Original publisher's terra-cotta cloth binding stamped in black to front board & gilt stamped spine lettering. Beveled edges. Square & tight. Gilt bright. Pencil pos to preliminary blank. A very respectable VG+ copy. Item #34940
A seminal American work on the subject of Nursing, now scarce in any of the early printings.