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The Harris College of Nursing: Five Decades of Struggle for A Cause - SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY

by Lucy Harris

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Stated First Printing
Published
1973
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Hardcover
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Fort Worth, TX: Texas Christian University Press, 1973 Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY. Stated First Printing. SIGNED PRESENTATION COPY, and dated on the title page. Described as "the story of one college, one professional program innursing. . . the story of how educational reforms in nursing began, survived. . ." 138 pages. Small name… Read more about this item
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WHEN I GROW UP, I'LL BE A NURSE

by Lillian Rifkin

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Fair
Edition
First Edition
Published
1942
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Hardcover
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New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shephard Co., 1942 Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. RARE copy of this illustrated, 39 page book on becoming a professional nurse, written for 7-10 year old girls. Book is worn along the spine strip, else very good condition; dust jacket has moderate edge wear, lacks the bottom 2" of its spine covering, and has… Read more about this item
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The Hospital Head Nurse: Junior Executive and Clinical Instructor

by Wayland, Mary Marvin, R. Louise Metcalfe McManus, and Margene O. Faddis (Isabel M. Stewart, Editor)

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Second Edition
Published
1944
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Hardcover
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New York: The Macmillan Co., 1944 Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. Second Edition. Text for the "Junior Executive and Clinical Instructor" - edited by Isabel M. Stewart. Geared towards meeting the needs of the head nurses, "upon whom rest to a great extent the effectiveness and stability of the nursing service of the hospital". 574 pages, with index..… Read more about this item
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The Call of the Nurse

by H.R.H. The Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll

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First Edition
Published
1926
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Hardcover
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Edinburgh, 1926 Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. "With a graciously signed Foreword by Her Majesty the Queen." (no actual signature). Very RARE copy of this 60 page, illustrated, early 20th century book "showing the origin, aim, and objects of the Queen Victoria's Jubilee Institute for Nurses"; with several contributing authors. Decorated binding has light wear/marks..
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A Textbook of Applied Microbiology and Pathology

by Rice, Thurman B. (MD)

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Second Edition
Published
1939
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Hardcover
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New York: The MacMillan Co, 1939 Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. Second Edition. Inked notes on flyleaf, a handful of pages have notes and/or underlining. Early 20th century bacteriology text geared towards the nurse, addressing "the practical phases of bacteriology", illustrated..
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Nurses Handbook of Obstetrics

by Louise Zabriskie

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Used - Good Only
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Edition
Fourth Edition
Published
1934
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia & London: J. B. Lippincott Co., 1934 Book. Good Only. Hardcover. Fourth Edition. RARE 4th edition of this early 20th century obstetrics text for nurses, illustrated, 548 pages. Inked name on flyleaf, light edge wear, binding is cocked..
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Essentials of Medicine - A Text-Book of Medicine (Lippincott's Nursing Manuals)

by Emerson, Charles Phillips (MD) and Brown, Nellie Gates (RN)

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Used - Very Good -
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Tenth Edition, Revised
Published
1931
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia and London: J. B. Lippincott Co., 1931 Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. Tenth Edition, Revised. Early 20th century medical nursing text, which presents diseases by body system, communicable diseases, etc. Illustrated by the author. Ink notes on front flyleaf; minor exterior wear/marks..
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Textbook of Materia Medica

by Blumgarten, A. S. (MD)

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Used - Good
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Edition
Fifth Edition
Published
1932
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Hardcover
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New York: The MacMillan Co, 1932 Book. Good. Hardcover. Fifth Edition. Early 20th century nursing reference on the effects of drugs and solutions. Light edge wear/exterior marks; penciling on endpapers and on several pages. Slight cigarette odor..
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Memories of a Nurse - SIGNED

by Grace Verver

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Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
Published
1963
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Paperback
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Alberta, Canada: E. M. F. Press, 1963 Book. Illus. by Mrs. E. Carlson. Good. Soft cover. INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the AUTHOR on the flyleaf. RARE copy of this 87 page, illustrated (with drawings) nursing memoirs - with a heavy Christian focus. Binding has light wear, some ripples along the spine… Read more about this item
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A Short History of Nursing From the Earliest Times to the Present Day - First Edition

by Dock, Lavinia L. and Stewart, Isabel Maitland

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First Edition
Published
1920
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Hardcover
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New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1920 Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. First Edition. RARE 1st edition of this noted work on the history of nursing. Covers such topics as care of the sick in the ancient world, influence of Christianity on the care of the sick, the dark period in nursing, the time of Florence Nightingale,… Read more about this item
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Women of the War: Their Heroism and Self-Sacrifice

by Moore, Frank

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First Edition
Published
1868
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Hardcover
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Hartford, CT: S. S. Scranton & Co., 1868 Book. Good. Half-Leather. First Edition. An important piece for any Civil War collection. An anthology of biographies of over forty Civil War nurses, illustrated with steel engravings. 596 pages. Text and illustrations are in very good condition; binding is cracking on the spine edges and has some edge wear,… Read more about this item
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Florence Nightingale 1820 - 1910

by Woodham-Smith, Cecil

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First Edition
Published
1951
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Hardcover
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NY, London and Toronto: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1951 Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. First Edition. The popular biography of Florence Nightingale - illustrated. Book has a lengthy, inked inscription on the flyleaf and has a small stain on the bottom edge corners; dust jacket has significant wear and tears..
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Revelations of A Nurse and Lessons Learned

by Ella M. Bokhof

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First Edition
Published
1928
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Paperback
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Boston: The Christopher Publishing House, 1928 Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Edition. RARE copy of this 41 page book about the author's nursing career, which included serving in World War I, doing some teaching for the National Red Cross Society, and serving in two US Veteran Bureau Hospitals. Illustrated frontis of the author. Minor edge wear on… Read more about this item
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Air Force - October 1944

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First Edition
Published
1944
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Paperback
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New York: U. S. Army Air Forces, 1944 Journal. Very Good. Paper. First Edition. vol. 27, No. 10 of this "Official service journal of the U. S. Army Air Forces". 64 pages, illustrated. Focused on real-time activities during World War II, includes an article on Flight Nurses. Ex-library, light edge wear, minor age-toning..
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The Sickness and Health of the People of Bleaburn

by Harriet Martineau

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Used - Fair
Edition
First Edition
Published
1853
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Hardcover
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Boston: Crosby, Nichols and Co., 1853 Ex-Library. Fair. Hardcover. First Edition. Mid-19th century work which Dickens found to be "heavy" - described as "a curious story which relates an experience in the life of a contmporary person, designating that person by her real name - Mary Lovell Pickard". Binding has moderate edge wear, light rub marks, spine strip is… Read more about this item
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How to Nurse in Our Homes

by A. M. Alexander

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Edition
Second Edition
Published
1896
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Paperback
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London: Wells Gardner, Darton & Co., 1896 Book. Fair. Soft cover. Second Edition. Fair condition only, a reference copy of this rare edition on caring for people in their homes - "does not profess to be a handbook for trained Nurses, but in it an attempt has been made to explain clearly some of the practical details of Nursing which… Read more about this item
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Hospital Heroes

by Elizabeth Walker Black

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First Edition
Published
1919
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Hardcover
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919 Ex-Library. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Stories of "hospital heroes" from World War I, illustrated, 223 pages..
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Notes on Hospital Life from November 1861 to August 1863

by A. Potter

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Used - Good
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First Edition
Published
1864
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1864 Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. RARE copy of this Civil War Nursing work "dedicated to the Privates of the Army of the United States", written "by one whose privilege it is to have been permitted to minister to the sick and wounded among them, in one of our city hospitals". 210 pages.… Read more about this item
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Penny and Pam, Nurse and Cadet

by Dorothy Deming

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Used - Good
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First Edition
Published
1944
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Hardcover
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1944 Ex-Library. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. World War II era nurse fiction story, 230 pages. binding is lightly worn, has rub marks, and is a bit faded; library card pocket in the back has been removed with residual scuff marks..
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History & Trends of Professional Nursing

by Gerald Joseph Griffin and Joanne King Griffin; with Robert G. Bowers

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Edition
Seventh Edition
Published
1973
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780801619779
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St. Louis, MO: The C. V. Mosby Co., 1973 Ex-Library. Very Good -. Hardcover. Seventh Edition. 311 page history of nursing book. with 62 illustrations and a special unit on Legal Aspects. Light corner wear, a couple of pages have minor ink marks..
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