Florence Nightingale Resources

in the

Clendening History of Medicine Library

In addition to the original letters, the Clendening History of Medicine Library holds several books by and about Florence Nightingale. A few are listed here; more will be added shortly.
AUTHORNightingale, Florence, 1820-1910.
TITLE As Miss Nightingale said ... : Florence Nightingale through her sayings : a Victorian perspective / edited by Monica Baly.
PUBLISHERLondon : Scutari Press, 1991.
DESCRIPTIONxvi, 136 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
NOTEExcerpts from private notes, correspondence, and published works. Includes bibliographical references (p. 127-129) and index.
SUBJECTNightingale, Florence, 1820-1910
Nurses --biography
Philosophy, Nursing --collected works

AUTHORNightingale, Florence, 1820-1910.
TITLECassandra : an essay / by Florence Nightingale ; with an introd. by Myra Stark and an epilogue by Cynthia MacDonald.
PUBLISHEROld Westbury, N.Y. : Feminist Press, c1979.
DESCRIPTION60 p. ; 22 cm.
CONTENTSIntrod. / by Myra Stark -- Chronology of the life of Florence Nightingale -- "Cassandra" / by Florence Nightingale -- Epilogue: "Florence Nightingale's parts" / by Cynthia Macdonald.
NOTEIncludes bibliographical references. Gift bookplate of Gretchen Claman.
SUBJECTWomen --history --England
Women --psychology
Social Conditions --history --England
Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910

AUTHORNightingale, Florence, 1820-1910.
EDITOR Vicinus, Martha; Nergaard, Bea
TITLEEver yours, Florence Nightingale : selected letters
PUBLISHERCambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1990, c1989.
DESCRIPTIONxii, 461 p. ; ill. ; 25 cm.
NOTEIncludes bibliographical references (p. 446-450)
SUBJECTNightingale, Florence, 1820-1910
Nurses --correspondence

AUTHORHuxley, Elspeth Joscelin (Grant), 1907-
TITLEFlorence Nightingale
PUBLISHERNew York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, [c1975]
DESCRIPTION254 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
NOTEBookplate and signature: Robert P. Hudson
Bibliography : p. 248-249

AUTHORMatheson, Annie, 1853-
TITLEFlorence Nightingale; a biography by Annie Matheson
PUBLISHERLondon, New York, T. Nelson and Sons [1913]
DESCRIPTION374 p. front., plates, ports., facsim. 21 cm
NOTE"List of publications by Florence Nightingale": p. [367]-369
"A list of some of the books consulted": p. [370]-371
"A brief sketch of General Evatt's career ": p. [372]-374
With gilt decoration on spine and front cover and portrait on front cover
With bookplate of Logan Clendening
With autograph of Herbert Hooper
With newspaper article "Florence Nightingale's life of service gave the world a new concept of nursing" by Susan C. Chiles from the Kansas City Times, Nov. 8, 1948, pasted inside back cover

AUTHORStrachey, Lytton, 1880-1932
TITLEFlorence Nightingale
PUBLISHERLondon, Chatto and Windus, 1938
DESCRIPTION71 p. 19 cm
NOTEEx-library copy
SUBJECTNightingale, Florence, 1820-1910

AUTHORWoodham Smith, Cecil Blanche Fitz Gerald, 1896-
TITLEFlorence Nightingale, 1820-1910
PUBLISHERNew York, McGraw-Hill [1951]
DESCRIPTION382 p. illus., ports. 24 cm
NOTE"Fifth printing." Includes bibliography (p. 367-372) and index. Gift bookplate of Mahlon Delp, M.D. With bookplate of Mahlon Delp, M.D.
SUBJECTNightingale, Florence, 1820-1910

AUTHORBaly, Monica E
TITLEFlorence Nightingale and the nursing legacy
PUBLISHERLondon ; Dover, N.H. : Croom Helm, c1986
DESCRIPTION237 p. ; 23 cm
NOTEIncludes index; Bibliography: p. 226-229
SUBJECT Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910
Nightingale Fund
Education, Nursing --history --England
Nurse Midwives --education --England
Nurse Midwives --history --England
Training Support --history --England

EDITORBullough Vern L., Bullough, Bonnie, and Stanton, Marietta P.
TITLEFlorence Nightingale and her era : a collection of new scholarship
PUBLISHERNew York : Garland, 1990
DESCRIPTIONxvi, 365 p. ; 23 cm
NOTEPapers from a conference held at the University of Buffalo. Includes bibliographical references (p. 324-365)
SUBJECTNightingale, Florence, 1820-1910
History of Nursing --United States
Nurses --biography