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short life of Florence Nightingale

Sir Edward Tyas Cook

short life of Florence Nightingale

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910.

  • Edition Notes

    Lettered on cover: New edition revised.

    Statementabridged from The life, by Sir Edward Cook, with additional matter, by Rosalind Nash.
    ContributionsNash, Rosalind Nightingale.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUH347.N6 C62
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 404 p.
    Number of Pages404
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6680616M
    LC Control Number25017163
    OCLC/WorldCa687282


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