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Advice to young ladies

By ARTHUR, Timothy Shay

subjects: ethics,

  • 1. Advice to young ladies on their duties and conduct in life. By T.S. Arthur, author of "Advice to young men", "The maiden", "Wife", and "Mother", &c., &c.
    [1855]
    13.0 x 8.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] [1] 2-179  
    GB:   LoEN   *LB   OB  

    The BMCat dates this as [1856] while the OB catalogue has [1855].
    Binding: red cloth, gilt.
    Shay offers mainly moral advice with some discussion of domestic and culinary affairs, from a standpoint of general disapproval of contemporary female behaviour.