DescriptionLouisa May Alcott. Hospital Sketches. Boston: James Redpath, Publisher, 1863.
First edition, second printing. Twelvemo. 102 pages. Two page publisher's catalog bound in back.
Original brown cloth with rules stamped in blind on the boards and titles in stamped in gilt on the spine. Spine faded, else with light shelf wear and small tatty area at the head of the spine. Contents slightly toned, else quite sound. A handsome copy of Alcott's experiences as a nurse during the Civil War. Very good.
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