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Dorothy: The Memoirs of a Nurse 1889-1989

Moriarty, Dorothy

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ISBN 10: 0552994634 / ISBN 13: 9780552994637
Published by Corgi, Great Britain, 1991
Soft cover
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Very good condition. Several bends to front wrap. Movingly SIGNED and inscribed by author on title page: "I sign this book for B-- who looked after us when P-- and I dined with the L-- family. Luck go with you, B--, and warmest of wishes from the author of this book Dorothy Moriarty." It is dated May 1992. 190 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 3003

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Title: Dorothy: The Memoirs of a Nurse 1889-1989

Publisher: Corgi, Great Britain

Publication Date: 1991

Binding: Softcover

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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**Subtitle for back cover: The Memoirs of a Nurse 1889-1989** Written with great charm, Dorothy tells her story of her time as a nurse in the London of the First World War and the Cairo of the early 'twenties. This is the first book to tell how a training nurse survived without antibiotics and unions, and worked a fourteen-hour day for œ8 a year. Qualified and disillusioned, Dorothy's sense of adventure took her to Cairo - exotic, eye-opening and full of romance.

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