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UPDATE: This item was recovered 5/18/20.

The following item was reported missing and last seen at the ABAA Fair in Pasadena this past February:

Nightingale, Florence. Notes on Nursing: What It Is, and What It Is Not. London: Harrison, [1860]. First edition, early issue. 79pp. Octavo [21 cm] in flexible black textured cloth with gilt title on front wrap. Rebacked, with original wraps. Light wear to extremities; hinges reinforced, interior unmarked. With publisher's advertisements for the year 1860 on endpapers.

With ads for Burke's Peerage and the Foreign Office List, both for 1860 (with the '8' in the Peerage ad's '1860' in slightly larger type); with 'The right of Translation is reserved' appearing in brackets at the foot of the title page; and with spelling errors uncorrected on pages 40 and 44.

Identification number is 56736.

If you have any information on this item, please contact Ken Sanders Rare Books at or (801) 521-3819.