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The woman's book : dealing practically with the modern conditions of home-life, self-support, education, opportunties, and every-day problems. v.1

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Title:
The woman's book : dealing practically with the modern conditions of home-life, self-support, education, opportunties, and every-day problems. v.1
Date:
1894
Format:
Books
Location:
Boston Public Library
Collection (local):
Boston Public Library Collection
Subjects:
Women
Employment.
Home economics.
Social and moral questions.
Interior decoration.
Extent:
2 v., col. plates : col. ill. (part col.), forms ; 25 cm.
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Publisher:
New York : C. Scribner's sons
Notes:
Appendix, v. 2, gives bibliographies on various subjects treated in the text.
Table of Contents:
v. I. Occupations for women, by P. G. Hubert, jr. Women in their business affairs, by W. O. Stoddard. The principles of housekeeping, by Lillian W. Betts. Society and social usages, by Constance C. Harrison. The aesthetics of dress, by Eva W. McGlasson. Dress from a practical standpoint, by several writers. Hygiene in the home, by J. W. Roosevelt. The training of children, by Kate D. Wiggin. The education of women, by Lyman Abbott. Books and reading, by T. W. Higginson. The art of travel, by Elizabeth Bisland.
v. 2. The home grounds, by Samuel Parsons, jr. The flower garden, by J. N. Gerard. House building, by Helen C. Candee. House decoration and furnishing, by Mary G. Humphreys. Women's opportunties in town and country, by Mary C. Jones. Woman's handiwork, by Constance C. Harrison. Supplementary information, by various writers.
Call #:
4003.121
Barcode:
39999063781148
LCCN:
09006931
Classification:
HQ1221.W8