Charlotte M Yonge: Womankind - in Two Volumes - Volume I - Tauchnitz Edition - Collection of British Authors Vol 1772.
Book Number: 006196
Bernard Tauchnitz Leipzig 1878 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall Volume I of two volumes. Three-quarters leather over marbled boards, 296pp. Attractive looking book in near very good condition, just a little rubbing to the leather, owner's name on front endpaper, and a few turned page corner tips at the top. Pages tight and clean. The first half of Yonge's treatise on the conduct of women, covering the period from birth to courstship, with chapters on women's status; nurdery training; early religious training; virtues and faults of childhood; home, school or governess; lessons; culture; children's pleasures; the teens; religion; young-ladyhood; charity; sunday-school; refinement and finery; dress; amusement; parents and children; brothers and sisters; friendship; youth and maiden; courtship. 243g.