1st Edition

Conduct Literature for Women, Part V, 1830-1900 vol 2

By Jacky Eden, Roy Vickers, Pam Morris Copyright 2007
    444 Pages
    by Routledge

    Covers the Victorian period, bringing together a range of texts reflecting the role of women in an era when their cultural influence broadened as science, religious doubt, and the idea of the nation evolved as systems of cultural representation.

    Introduction, [Mrs L. Larned], Sarah and her Cousins (1833), Extracts from My Daughter’s Book (1834), [Esther Copley], extracts from Female Excellence (1838), Artemas B. Muzzey, extracts from The English Maiden, 5th edn (1849), Marianne Farningham, extracts from Girlhood (1869), Phebe Lankester, Domestic Economy for Young Girls (1875), [Edward J. Hardy], extracts from The Five Talents of Woman, 2nd edn (1889), Editorial Notes


    Edited by Jacky Eden, Roy Vickers. Consulting Editor: Pam Morris