A HUNDRED YEARS OF DISTRICT NURSING

By: Stocks, Mary

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229pp., plus (i). B/white halftone plate frontispiece plus unpaginated like plates throughout (all called-for plates extant and attached). Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over minimally bumped spine, a small indentation on head of same. Plain blue boards undamaged. A noticeable tanned strip on ffep., a crudely obliterated (biro) name on same; textblock top edge tinted blue, leaves unmarked. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, with several short closed tears, a small puncture on spine, plus a small, round sticker ghost on front panel. In celebration of 100 years of District Nursing in the U.K., the author (a gifted writer and broadcaster with a special interest in women's suffrage, social work and the welfare state) Mary Danvers Stocks (Baroness Stocks) (b.1891 - d.1975) presents a thorough history of the wonderful organisation of district nurses in Britain . . . Contents include: Prelims., Preface. 17 chapters. Bibliography. Index. Book weight approx. 320g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post as a small parcel.

Title: A HUNDRED YEARS OF DISTRICT NURSING

Author Name: Stocks, Mary

Categories: Medicine and Health, Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1960

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013631

Keywords: History, Biography, Great Britain, District Nursing (History), Stocks, Mary Danvers, Baroness Stocks (1891-1975)