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Duties of a lady's maid


subjects: lady's maids,

  • 1. The duties of a lady's maid; with directions for conduct, and numerous receipts for the toilette.
    16.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [1-5] 6-328   frontis engr
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    The frontispiece engraving is by J. Phelps, taken from a painting by H. Fradalle or Fraddle. It is entitled "Belinda at her toilet', and shows a scene inspired by Alexander Pope's mock epic "The Rape of the Lock'.