I Love Old Books… and Some Treatments in Medicine *Have* Improved

Stuffy old bookstores are as much of a treasure as the flashy larger ones that sell household furnishings and coffee. I recently acquired an Edwardian gem, originally published in 1917 by The J. B. Lippincott Company:¬†Lippincott’s Nursing Manuals: State Board Questions and Answers for Nurses, sixteenth ed. (1938). Lippincott was *the* manual of nursing when…