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Title A Legacy for the Ladies, or, Characters of the Women of the Age. By the Late Ingenious Mr Thomas Brown. To which is added A Comical View of the Transactions that will happen in the Cities of London or Westminster. Or, the Merry Quack.
Section Conduct and Politeness
Date 1705
Document Type Pamphlet
Library/Archive Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
Author Thomas Brown
Author (Gender) male
Place of Publication London
Names Thomas Brown; Edward Ward; Dr. Drake; Dorathea Hubert
Topics femininity, conduct, domesticity, female virtue, advice for women, female character, education (pp2, 81),{image number 15} wanton woman (pp1, 8){image number 15}, vanity (p3){image number 16}, modesty (pp9, 15){image number 19}, pretended Godly woman (pp16-24){image number 23}, religious woman, religion (p25){image number 27}, witty woman (pp31-36){image number 30}, prudent woman (pp37-42){image number 33}, sensibility (pp37, 79-82){image number 33}, household management, wife (pp43-53){image number 36}, gaming woman, gambling (pp54-60){image number 42}, diligent woman (p61){image number 45}, litigious woman, law (pp66-71){image number 48}, quiet woman (p72){image number 51}, self love or the predominant passion of woman (p77){image number 53}
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