Hospital Sketches. Louisa M. Alcott.

Hospital Sketches

Boston: James Redpath, 1863. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good-. Item #6724

12mo, 102 pages. Very Good- hardback bound in original green printed boards; rebacked; average wear to boards. Text with light age-toning, mild damp stain few pages. An account of the author's experience as a Civil War army nurse. Her letters to her family, in a revised form and under the title "Hospital Sketches" were published in the Commonwealth in 1863 and later in the same year came out in book form. Now, quite scarce on the market; only 3 copies at auction, none since 1992.

Price: $450.00

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