The Nursing Record ,24 Bound Volumes
As I am having a good clear out,I have an almost complete early set of the Bound copies of one of the first professional Nursing Magazines,The Nursing Record.These date from Volume 1 in 1888 up to Volume 27 in 1901,and consist of a total of 24 complete volumes with 3 missing. I am willing to sell these together ,or individually although collection from East Anglia is a better option than postag... read more
How to Become a Nurse,Edited by Sir Henry Burdett,circa 1910 edition
Another Scarce volume of this book, edited by Sir Henry Burdett from 1899 to 1915.This edition dates to approximately 1910.It details advice to Women(and Men) about becoming a nurse.It gives details of all the Institutions in the UK and their training schemes and conditions.It also includes some Colonial institutions .Over 463 pages with hardback covers,these covers are rather dirty and stained... read more
How to Become a Nurse,How and Where To Train 1923 Edition
A Scarce volume of this book,originally edited by Sir Henry Burdett from 1899 to 1915.This,the tenth edition dates to 1923.It details advice to Women(and Men) about becoming a nurse.It gives details of all the Institutions in the UK and their training schemes and conditions.It also includes some Colonial institutions .Over 360 pages with hardback covers,these covers are rather dirty and stained... read more
Guy's Hospital Nurses League 1900-2010
A 192 page book ,published by the Guy's Hospital Nurses League to commemorate it's closure in 2010.Well illustrated throughout with colour pictures.It covers the history of the league over the years,Notable members,Clubs and Societies,Nursing Guides and Journals and Celebrations,etc.
Size,165mm by 250mm Very good condition.
An interesting read for anyone interesting in the Nursing... read more
Nurses' Voices,Memories of Nursing at St Georges Hospital 1930-90
A Hardback book published in 2010 on the History of Nursing at St George's Hospital London.It is based upon an Oral History project undertaken to record the memories of retired and current nurses from the hospital.In consists of 148 pages,well illustrated throughout,with chapters on Becoming a Nurse,Nurse Education,Nurse's Uniform,Life on the ward,Social life and celebrations,Influential Nurses... read more
The Hospitals Year Book 1965
A rare copy of The standard Reference book on UK Hospitals.Published annually since 1889,originally as Burdett's Hospitals & Charities.This really is a weighty volume of over 1300 pages,It details all the Health Bodies and boards.The main section is a directory of the Regional Hospital Boards,Hospital Management Committees and the Hospitals Controlled by them.A typical entry will give the Hospi... read more
Nursing Mirror & Midwives Journal May 1957
A copy of this Nursing magazine dating from 3 May 1957. 360 pages containing a wealth of articles,Nursing job and product advertisements of the time.Articles include Scottish Hospitals from the Air,recent prizegiving ceremonies,Anaesthetic emergencies and New Teaching department at Scarborough Hospital.Good condition but with some creases to cover and slight curling.Size 11 and a half inches by... read more
A Nursing Guide 1932 Handbook of Guy's Hospital Nurses' League
This is the 11th edition of the Handbook & Register of Nurses of Guy's Hospital Nurses' League,issued in 1932.This hardback book is packed with information and details of the Hospital and Nursing from that period including sick recipes,advertisements,clubs ,etc.It also contains the register of names and details of those nurses trained at Guy's Hospital.
A fascinating read and useful tool... read more
Guy's Hospital Nurses' League Handbook & Register 1960
Hardback book,14th Edition of the Handbook & Register of Guy's Hospital.169 pages it catalogues a history of Guys and the Evalina Children's Hospitals and details on student nurse training.It contains a register of those nurses trained at those hospitals who were a member of the League.An interesting book valuable for researchers,in good overall condition but with some wear to the spine and cor... read more