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Florence Nightingale. The Woman and Her Legend

£17.99

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Viking, UK, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dustjacket. Almost fine. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Black cloth boards in pale jacket with purple lettering to front and spine. Clean and unmarked. Profusely illustrated throughout. Contains numerous b&w photographs. 647 pages incl index.

In this remarkable book, the first major biography of Florence Nightingale in over fifty years, Mark Bostridge draws on a wealth of unpublished material, including previously unseen family papers, to throw significant new light on this extraordinary woman's life and character. By disentangling elements of myth from the reality, Bostridge has written a vivid and immensely readable account of one of the most iconic figures in modern British history.

Item details

Author(s):
Bostridge Mark
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0670874116
ISBN-13:
9780670874118
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Viking

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Viking, UK, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dustjacket. Almost fine. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Black cloth boards in pale jacket with purple lettering to front and spine. Clean and unmarked. Profusely illustrated throughout. Contains numerous b&w photographs. 647 pages incl index.

In this remarkable book, the first major biography of Florence Nightingale in over fifty years, Mark Bostridge draws on a wealth of unpublished material, including previously unseen family papers, to throw significant new light on this extraordinary woman's life and character. By disentangling elements of myth from the reality, Bostridge has written a vivid and immensely readable account of one of the most iconic figures in modern British history.

Author(s):
Bostridge Mark
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0670874116
ISBN-13:
9780670874118
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Viking

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