"Miss Nightingale on Nursing." [as published in] Harper's Weekly. Journal of Civilization. Vol. IV. No. 172. New York, Saturday, April 14, 1860. Florence - Reviewed Author Nightingale, 1820 - 1910.
"Miss Nightingale on Nursing." [as published in] Harper's Weekly. Journal of Civilization. Vol. IV. No. 172. New York, Saturday, April 14, 1860.
"Miss Nightingale on Nursing." [as published in] Harper's Weekly. Journal of Civilization. Vol. IV. No. 172. New York, Saturday, April 14, 1860.
"Miss Nightingale on Nursing." [as published in] Harper's Weekly. Journal of Civilization. Vol. IV. No. 172. New York, Saturday, April 14, 1860.
"Miss Nightingale on Nursing." [as published in] Harper's Weekly. Journal of Civilization. Vol. IV. No. 172. New York, Saturday, April 14, 1860.

"Miss Nightingale on Nursing." [as published in] Harper's Weekly. Journal of Civilization. Vol. IV. No. 172. New York, Saturday, April 14, 1860.

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1860. 1st Printing. One large sheet [46" x 32-5/8"], folded 3x, to form a 16 pp issue, paginated [225] - 240. Unopened. Review of Nightingale's work & general commentary on Nursing, pp. 234 - 235. 4 columns per page; Nightingale/Nursing piece, 4 columns total. Issue illustrated with wood engravings. Folded: 16-5/8" x 11-3/4". Printed self-wrappers, now housed in an archival mylar sleeve. A fragile piece, showing expected wear. Horizonal fold-line. Small tears & separations at fold-junctures. Age-toning. A Good copy of this rare survivor. Item #49958

Notes in Nursing first published in the US in January 1860, by both Appleton & Carter. Here offered what we believe to be the first public review of this ground-breaking work, which herein Harpers' terms "the most sensible book ever written on the subject"

Price: $225.00

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