Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company Publishers , 1918. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. , vii-xii, , 2-229,  pp. Bound in royal blue cloth with lettering in gilt on the front board and spine, lacks the dust jacket. Illustrated by a frontsipiece photograph of the author and fifteen additional plates, with thirty total black and white photographs from Farnam's exerpiences in Serbia. Ruth S. Farnam served as an army nurse during WWI, and served as a soldier for the Serbian Army. She is the only known American woman to do so, and received three commendations from the Serbian King (Serbica Americana, "Ruth Stanley Farnam"). Enser 268. A beautiful copy of this autobiography, a fascinating tale of bravery and sacrifice from an American woman. Very near Fine. Item #00008035
A very near Fine book with faint offsetting to the first free front endpaper.