New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1860.
First American edition, first printing, wrappered issue. 140,  pp. A Fair copy missing rear wrap, last page of ads, and two sections of spine; front wrap a little chipped and rubbed. Bumped corners, former owner's name written on front wrap, TOC, and p. 7. "Miami - Battle Creek" stamped on front wrap and title page. Dampstaining to ads at rear. A few small marginal notes in pencil. The American wrappered issue of Florence Nightingale's classic nursing text, much less common than the cloth issue. Item #140940171