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WHITSED, Juliet de Key.

Come to the Cook-house Door!...

A V.A.D. in Salonika.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Herbert Joseph, 1932

Stock Code: 93961

£450
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

First edition. Uncommon, particularly so in the jacket. Just four copies on COPAC, OCLC adds five. This copy inscribed on the second blank; "Good wishes from Juliet de Key Whitsed, May 1935". Illuminating and entertaining diaries of "adventure and work" of a VAD in Salonika from June 1917 to June 1919, "lively" (Matthews). Whitsed later published on "Diet in a Modern Hospital" (1934), and "Scientific Catering for Institutions" (1937).

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Description

Octavo. Original pinkish rough cloth, lettered in black to spine and front board, bugle device to the front board. With the dust jacket.

Condition

Very good in slightly rubbed jacket.

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