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The Wound Dresser:  Letters Writing to His Mother from the Hospitals in  Washington During the Civil War by  Richard M. (editor)  Walt; Bucke - Hardcover - Reprint - 1949 - from Old Saratoga Books (SKU: 44387)

The Wound Dresser: Letters Writing to His Mother from the Hospitals in Washington During the Civil War

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The Wound Dresser: Letters Writing to His Mother from the Hospitals in Washington During the Civil War

by Whitman, Walt; Bucke, Richard M. (editor)

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  • hardcover
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.
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NY: The Bodley Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.. 1949. Reprint. Hardcover. xviii, 200pp. Introduction by Oscar Cargill. A reprint of this 1897 collection of the esteemed poet's letters, written to his mother during the time that he served as a nursing assistant to wounded Union soldiers in a Civil War hospital in Washington DC. Brown cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

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Bookseller
Old Saratoga Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
44387
Title
The Wound Dresser: Letters Writing to His Mother from the Hospitals in Washington During the Civil War
Author
Whitman, Walt; Bucke, Richard M. (editor)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.
Quantity available
1
Edition
Reprint
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
The Bodley Press
Place of Publication
NY
Date published
1949
Keywords
Civil War, 19th Century Medicine, Walt Whitman
Bookseller catalogs
Literary History and Criticism; Medicine; Civil War;

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About Old Saratoga Books

Old Saratoga Books owners Dan and Rachel Jagareski have been selling books since 1996. After running an open shop for twenty years in the historic village of Schuylerville we now sell books online and at book fairs. We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA). Our specialties include books about history, science, cooking, children's books, and the arts. Rachel is a graduate of the Colorado Antiquarian Book Seminar and has attended Rare Book School in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.

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