1896 Civil War NURSING Mary Livermore SIGNED Story Hospital Women Union FEMINISM

LIVERMORE, Mary A

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Mary Livermore was an American author during the Civil War, who recorded the events of her work during the war, particularly her role as a nurse. She cared for wounded soldiers in camps and hospitals. This late 19th-century edition of her ‘Story’ includes interesting illustrations of battle scenes, portraits, and camp and hospital life, as well as lists and descriptions of battle-flags.

 

Nevins notes of this work:

“well-known, valuable reminiscences; especially good for accounts of military hospitals and relief work.”

 

Per Eicher,

“Livermore describes many stories of women in the war, stressing their crucial contributions, such as Anna Ella Carroll, Madame Turchin, etc…”

 

This particular copy also includes a note to a friend from the author, including her signature, on the front pastedown!

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1896 Civil War NURSING Mary Livermore SIGNED Story Hospital Women Union FEMINISM

 

Mary Livermore was an American author during the Civil War, who recorded the events of her work during the war, particularly her role as a nurse. She cared for wounded soldiers in camps and hospitals. This late 19th-century edition of her ‘Story’ includes interesting illustrations of battle scenes, portraits, and camp and hospital life, as well as lists and descriptions of battle-flags.

 

Nevins notes of this work:

“well-known, valuable reminiscences; especially good for accounts of military hospitals and relief work.”

 

Per Eicher,

“Livermore describes many stories of women in the war, stressing their crucial contributions, such as Anna Ella Carroll, Madame Turchin, etc…”

 

This particular copy also includes a note to a friend from the author, including her signature, on the front pastedown!

 

Item number: #18578

Price: $750

 

LIVERMORE, Mary A

 

My story of the war : a woman’s narrative of four years personal experience as nurse in the Union army

 

Hartford, Conn. : A.D. Worthington and Company, 1896.

 

Details:

  • Collation: Complete with all pages
    • 700
    • 18 illustrated plates, several in color
  • Provenance: Author’s Inscription – Mary A. Livermore, 1896
    • “Ida Newhall, A souvenir of a pleasant afternoon at Mrs. F. K. Sweetser.”
  • Language: English
  • Binding: Leather; tight and secure
  • Size: ~9in X 6in (23cm x 15.5cm)

 

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18578

Categories

Military & War

Medicine & Science

Authors

LIVERMORE, Mary A

Printing Date

19th Century

Language

English

Binding

Leather

Book Condition

Excellent

Collation

Complete