Sunning across top of boards, shelfwear at top and bottom of spine, minor bumping, cracking at title page. DJ has 1 1/2" tear at bottom of spine & chips at top and bottom of spine & edge, bottom corner of front flap clipped, some edgewear w/ 1/4" tear at top and 1" crease. Copy is clean and unmarked with two pages of photographs of the subject. Pp. 1-104, References, Index.
"This is a partial biography of one of the most widely known and most beloved nurses in America. . . It tells the story of the life and work of Dean Goodrich up to the time she went to Yale University to establish one of the country's first schoold of nursing to have an independent status among the schools and colleges of a university. Mrs. Werminghaus paints a delightful word picture of the charming little lady whose entire life [was] spent for the advancement of nursing as a profession."; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall