Woman's Own Book


Woman's Own Book

Reade Publishing Co

Regular price $60.00 Sale

How to be beautiful; how to dress; what every woman must have; woman in society; courtship and marriage; how to begin housekeeping; the mother; the child; helping the husband; choice receipts; drinks and articles for the sick; how to set a table; business laws that relate to woman in every state of the union; etc. Much advice included: "There should be a Sewing Machine in every family in the civilized world." "Perfectly pure rain water is the best of all known substances to render the skin clean." "Our coal-heated homes are the charnell houses of beauty" etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Reade Publishing Co
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1873
  • Place Published: Jewett City, CT
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    246 p. 16 cm. Brown cloth hardcover with black and gold print. Slight spine lean, torn spine ends, bumped corners. Some foxing and thumbing inside. Some tiny holes in page bottoms towards rear.

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