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Heritage of Service
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Heritage of Service

By Tony, Cashman

Edmonton: The Alberta Association of Registered Nurses. Hardcover. B001KXMMAW Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. 340 pages. Black and white photographic plates. Traces this honourable history from 1859. Unmarked with average wear to cream cloth-covered boards. Binding intact. A sound copy. STRATHERN 3353. . Good. 1966. First Edition.

$99.95

Face Powder and Gunpowder
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Face Powder and Gunpowder

By Ellis, Jean M. with Dingman, Isabel

Toronto: S. J. Reginald Saunders & Co., Ltd., Toronto. Hardcover. B0012JS1FY 229 pages. Several black and white illustrations in text. "The story of Jean Ellis's experiences overseas as a Red Cross Welfare Officer. Here, for the first time, is a report to Canada by one of the more than 500 girls who represented our Red Cross in Europe." - from dust jacket. Front free endpaper neatly removed. Bookplate inside front board. Average wear to unmarked book. Binding intact. Above-average wear to dust jacket now preserved in mylar. A sound copy. . Good. 1947. First Canadian Edition.

$79.95

Carbolic & Leeches
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Carbolic & Leeches

By Wilks, Janet

Great Britain: Arthur H. Stockwell Limited. Paperback. 0722324723 154 pages. "The story of a young nurse in training in the 1930s - and subsequently as an Army Nursing Sister during the (WWII) War years." - from back cover. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Bit of writing on title page. A worthy reading copy. . Fair. 1991. First Edition.

$49.95

This Is Our Work: The Legacy of Sir William Osler
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This Is Our Work: The Legacy of Sir William Osler

By Grant, Ted

Canada: 5 Span Books. Hardcover. 0969856806 96 black and white photographic plates. "In classic black and white photographs (Grant) captures the compassion, the precision and the challenge of the daily lives of doctors, nurses and hospital technicians. A moment of silent communication when the physician takes a patient's hand; the complexity of the modern operating room; the physical acumen and intense concentraion required in an operation; and the dedication, humility and love of humanity - the elements that make medicine a very human science - are richly portrayed in this book. A handsome addition to any library and a must for anyone interested in photography, medicine or history." - from dust jacket. Gift greetings atop preliminary page. Clean with moderate wear. A quality copy of this moving compilation. . Good. 1994. First Edition.

$299.95

Mental Wards to Blackboards
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Mental Wards to Blackboards

By Legault, Marie

Canada: Trafford Publishing. Paperback. 1425171087 259 pages. List of references. Signed and inscribed by author upon half-title page. "A collection of true stories born out of fifty years of psychiatric and general nursing... Reveals the lives of patients and the nurses who cared for them. They take the readers from behind the barred windows of the mental hospitals, to the psychiatric wards in general hospitals, and on to the classroom of a university college. Some stories will make you laugh, others will make you cry, all will enrich your understanding of the world of mental health care." - from back cover. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. . Good. 2008. Reprint.

$69.95

Zinnia 1932 - Yearbook (Year Book) of The (British Columbia) Provincial Royal Jubilee Hospital Training School for Nurses
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Zinnia 1932 - Yearbook (Year Book) of The (British Columbia) Provincial Royal Jubilee Hospital Training School for Nurses

By Clarke, Mary (Editor)

Victoria, British Columbia: The Provincial Royal Jubilee Hospital Training School for Nurses. Paperback. 58 pages. Oblong 8" x 11". Includes many black and white photos and annual lists of graduates from the program from 1892 through 1931. Printed upon glossy stock. Attractive textured chocolate brown covers decorated with red, green and gilt. Binding sound. Moderate wear. Crease to front cover. Prior owner's name, Mary Clarke, atop first blank leaf. (Ms. Clarke was editor of this publication). Light pencil writing and markings to page 48. Attractive contemporary local ads on last ten pages. A high-quality copy of this beautiful and informative yearbook. . Good. 1932. First Edition.

$299.95

The Whitecap 1953-54: Yearbook of S.P.H. - St. Paul's Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
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The Whitecap 1953-54: Yearbook of S.P.H. - St. Paul's Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

By Contributors, Multiple

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada: St. Paul's School of Nursing. Paperback. 88 pages. Loaded with black and white photos, text and contemporary ads. Minimal markings. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A quality copy. . Good. 1954. First Edition.

$199.95

The Whitecap 1955-56: Yearbook of S.P.H. - St. Paul's Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
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The Whitecap 1955-56: Yearbook of S.P.H. - St. Paul's Hospital, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

By Contributors, Multiple

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada: St. Paul's School of Nursing. Paperback. 80 pages. Loaded with black and white photos, text and contemporary ads. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A quality copy. . Good. 1956. First Edition.

$199.95

The Silhouettes 1951 - Yearbook of Emanuel Hospital School of Nursing, Portland, Oregon
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The Silhouettes 1951 - Yearbook of Emanuel Hospital School of Nursing, Portland, Oregon

By Contributors, Multiple

Portland, OR, U.S.A.: Emanuel Hospital School of Nursing. Hardcover. 58 pages. Many wonderful black and white photos. Prior owner's name atop front free endpaper. Average wear. A sound copy of this nostalgic yearbook. . Good. 1951. First Edition.

$199.95

The Dutiful Edith Cavell
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The Dutiful Edith Cavell

By Boston, Noel

U.K.: Norwich Cathedral. Paperback. 16 pages. Undated - appears to be circa 1940s. Provides information about the heroic British nurse who helped Belgian and British soldiers slip through German lines in the first world war, and was shot by the German authorities for her efforts. Unmarked with average wear. Foxing to first and last pages. Modest age toning to covers. Bonus: includes two unused black and white picture postcards, the first showing Mount Edith Cavell in the Canadian Rockies, the second a photo of the majestic Edith Cavell memorial erected in Brussels. . Fair. 1945. First Edition.

$69.95

Reminiscing: St. Jospeph's School of Nursing, Victoria, B.C., Commemorative Yearbook 1900-1981
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Reminiscing: St. Jospeph's School of Nursing, Victoria, B.C., Commemorative Yearbook 1900-1981

By Contributors, Multiple

Victoria, B.C.: Victoria General Hospital. Hardcover. 164 pages. Profusely illustrated in black and white, plus some colour photos. Very heavily worn former library copy with usual markings. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy. . Fair. 1981. First Edition.

$199.95

The Zinnia 1959 - Student Yearbook of Royal Jubilee Hospital School of Nursing, Victoria, B.C.
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The Zinnia 1959 - Student Yearbook of Royal Jubilee Hospital School of Nursing, Victoria, B.C.

By Contributors, Multiple

Victoria, B.C.: Royal Jubilee Nursing School, Class of. Hardcover. Unpaginated. Includes valedictory address by Dorothy Mary Anne Peacock with her photo. Prior owner's name neatly written inside front board else unmarked. Moderate wear. Binding sound. Looking through this yearbook will bring a smile to your face! . Good. 1959. First Edition.

$199.95

Zinnia - The 1930 Year Book (Yearbook) of the Provincial Royal Jubilee Hospital Training School for Nurses (Nursing), Victoria, B.C.
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Zinnia - The 1930 Year Book (Yearbook) of the Provincial Royal Jubilee Hospital Training School for Nurses (Nursing), Victoria, B.C.

By Contributors, Multiple

Victoria, B.C.: Provincial Royal Jubilee Hospital, Training School for Nurses. Paperback. 46 pages plus many pages of lovely contemporary local advertisements at back. A wonderful memento of the Nursing School at the Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria, British Columbia. Includes photo, name, hometown and brief note for each graduating nurse. Younger classes displayed in group photos. 8 inches high by 11 inches wide. Binding sound. Considerable water damage is primarily cosmetic with only some advertisements at the back partially obscured. Five inch tear to page 31. Binding intact. *Includes the annual list of all nurses who graduated from the school for the years 1892 through 1929* A superb genealogical reference. . Fair. 1930. First Edition.

$299.95

Transforming Health Promotion Practice: Concepts, Issues and Applications
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Transforming Health Promotion Practice: Concepts, Issues and Applications

By Young, Lynne E

USA: F.A. Davis Company. Paperback. 0803608144 355 pages. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Quality copy. . Good. 2002. First Edition.

$39.95

Basic Dysrhythrams Interpretations & Management
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Basic Dysrhythrams Interpretations & Management

By Huszar, Robert J.; Gitnick, Gary; Swearingen; Frank; Gibbs; Mosby; Norman; Fitne; Fletcher

USA: Mosby-Year Book. Paperback. 0801672031 453 pages. Prior owner's name inside front cover. Much underlining and many notations to contents. Average wear and soiling. Binding intact. Worthy working copy. . Fair. 1994. Second Edition.

$54.95

Kingston (Ontario, Canada) General Hospital School of Nursing Yearbook - The Graduating Class of 1936
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Kingston (Ontario, Canada) General Hospital School of Nursing Yearbook - The Graduating Class of 1936

By Nursing, Kingston General Hospital School of

Canada: Kingston General Hospital School of Nursing. Paperback. 70 pages. Oblong: Approximately 9" x 11". Abundant black and white photography. Jessie Blair's copy. Autographs abound, including those of students, staff and administration. Average wear. Binding intact. Sound copy of this cheerfully nostalgic momento. . Good. 1936. First Edition.

$299.95

Stomal Therapy: A Guide for Nurses, Practitioners and Patients
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Stomal Therapy: A Guide for Nurses, Practitioners and Patients

By Bokey, E. L.

Australia: Australian Natl Univ Pr. Hardcover. 0080298656 106 pages. "Describes, with the aid of photographs and diagrams, the most up-to-date methods and procedures for effective stomal care." - from back board. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Numerous photographic plates in colour and black and white. Nice copy. . Very Good. 1985. First Edition.

$99.95

These Were Our Yesterdays: A History of District Nursing in Alberta
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These Were Our Yesterdays: A History of District Nursing in Alberta

By Stewart, Irene

Alberta, Canada: Self-Published. Hardcover. 298 pages. Dozens of archival black and white photos. "The District Nursing Service was established by the Alberta Department of Public Health in 1919, to provide medical aid for pioneer families, in isolated areas of the province." - from Preface. Bright gilt lettering and decorations upon maroon cloth exterior. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. . Very Good. 1979. First Edition.

$79.95

After Anesthesia
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After Anesthesia

By Fraulini, Kay E.

USA: Appleton & Lange. Hardcover. 0838500781 466 pages. "This complete clinical reference provides nurses with essential information for the care of patients recovering from anesthesia. Broad in scope, it includess relevant theory, research, and nursing process guidelines, highlighted by case studies that show how to apply research findings to clinical practice." - from back board. Clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Excellent copy. . Very Good. 1987. First Edition.

$59.95

Mayes' Handbook for Midwives and Maternity Nurses - Bailliere's Handbooks for Nurses

By Mayes, Mary; Gannon, M.A.; Thomas, F.D.

London: Bailliere, Tindall and Cox. Hardcover. 428 pages including index and black and white plates. Represents the outcome of many years' experience in the coaching of midwifery students for the examination of the Central Midwives Board. Contents follow an arrangement in which normal pregnancy, labour, and the puerperium are explained on simple lines while the complications of childbearing are introduced later as a separate section. Revised to reflect the trend towards hospital confinements and the necessity for ante-natal care. Further, advances in medicine have benefitted midwifery and are reflected. Average wear. Binding narrowly open behind front free endpaper. Gift greetings upon front flyleaf else unmarked. Blue boards and spine partially faded, moderately soiled and showing average wear with significant bump to bottom corner of front board. . Fair. 1953. Fourth Edition.

$199.95

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