AMERICAN NATIONAL RED CROSS TEXT-BOOK ON FIRST AID AND RELIEF COLUMNS: A Manual of Instruction: How to Prevent Accidents and What to Do for Injuries and Emergencies.
Edition: First edition.
Philadelphia: P. Blakiston's Sons & Co. 1908. Hardcover first edition - The very uncommon first edition of this useful handbook which has been reprinted and revised many times. Illustrated with 74 photographs and drawings. In addition to the expected information from anatomy to bandages, how to carry a litter, how to deal with sunstroke, fractures, convulsions in children and much more, the final chapter is on first aid contests. References, index. Small format, measuring 6" by 4 1/2" so easy to take everywhere! vii, 247 pp.
Condition: Very good overall in flexible gray-green cloth covers with black title and illustration on front cover. Some wear to the covers and light soiling to the cover, previous owner's name stamped on rear endpaper.