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  • Few suggestions to mothers
  • Subjects: infant care, children,

    • 1. A few suggestions to mothers on the management of their children// by a mother.
      16.0 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-xi [xii-xiii] xiv 1-144   [1s 6d on cover]  
      GB:   LB   *ORS  

      With index.
      Binding: blue cloth, gilt.
      The "suggestions'given in this book include advice on feeding, repose, fresh air and exercise, sea-air, water, colds, chill and rheumatism, croup, minor ailments and home remedies.

    • 2. — Suggestions to mothers on the management of their children. By a mother//revised throughout by a physician. Second edition.
      18.0 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-xiii [xiv-xvi] [1] 2-690  
      GB:   LB   *ORS  

      Binding: brown cloth, gilt.
      This is an expanded edition with a change of title and an additional chapter on education.

  • Few hints for home happiness
  • Subjects: miscellanies, working-class,

    • 1. A few hints for home happiness and comfort, addressed chiefly to village girls on their leaving school. By a lady.
      14.0 x 8.0 cm   Pp [1-3] 4-24  
      GB:   *LoEN  

      The advice offered is partly moral but mostly practical and there are a number of household and medical receipts.

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