The Resource The woman's book : dealing practically with the modern conditions of home-life, self-support, education, opportunities, and every-day problems ; in two volumes, with four hundred illustrations

The woman's book : dealing practically with the modern conditions of home-life, self-support, education, opportunities, and every-day problems ; in two volumes, with four hundred illustrations

Label
The woman's book : dealing practically with the modern conditions of home-life, self-support, education, opportunities, and every-day problems ; in two volumes, with four hundred illustrations
Title
The woman's book
Title remainder
dealing practically with the modern conditions of home-life, self-support, education, opportunities, and every-day problems ; in two volumes, with four hundred illustrations
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The eleven authors who contributed essays to this book on women in business, education, and the professions reflect the changing attitudes towards women at the end of the 19th century
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation location within source
  • 7204 (Constance Cary Harrison)
  • 8403 (T.W. Higginson)
  • 22609 (Kate Wiggin)
Citation source
  • BAL
  • BAL
  • BAL
Dewey number
640
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • forms
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1221
LC item number
.W8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1870-1915
  • 1835-1922
  • 1861-1929
  • 1844-1923
  • 1840-1912
  • 1861-1949
  • -1915
  • 1843-1920
  • 1843-1920
  • 1823-1911
  • 1856-1923
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brodhead, Eva Wilder
  • Abbott, Lyman
  • Bisland, Elizabeth
  • Parsons, Samuel
  • Gerard, John
  • Candee, Helen Churchill
  • Humphreys, Mary Gay
  • Jones, Mary Cadwalader
  • Harrison, Burton
  • Harrison, Burton
  • Higginson, Thomas Wentworth
  • Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Home economics
  • Women
  • Interior decoration
  • Women
Label
The woman's book : dealing practically with the modern conditions of home-life, self-support, education, opportunities, and every-day problems ; in two volumes, with four hundred illustrations
Link
https://archive.org/details/womansbookdealin01brod
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Individually paginated (v. 1: xii, [4], 400 p.; v. 2
Bibliography note
Appendix, v. 2, gives bibliographies on various subjects treated in the text
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • by Constance Cary Harrison
  • The √¶sthetics of dress
  • by Eva Wilder McGlasson
  • Dress from a practical standpoint
  • by several writers
  • Hygiene in the home
  • by J. West Roosevelt
  • The training of children
  • by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • The education of women
  • v. I.
  • by Lyman Abbott
  • Books and reading
  • by Thomas Wentworth Higginson
  • The art of travel
  • by Elizabeth Bisland
  • v. II.
  • The home grounds
  • by Samuel Parsons, jr.
  • The flower garden
  • by John N. Gerard
  • Occupations for women
  • House building
  • by Helen Churchill Candee
  • House decoration and furnishing
  • by Mary Gay Humphreys
  • Women's opportunities in town and country
  • by Mary Cadwalader Jones
  • Woman's handiwork
  • by Constance Cary Harrison
  • Supplementary information
  • by various writers
  • by P.G. Hubert, jr.
  • Women in their business affairs
  • by William O. Stoddard
  • The principles of housekeeping
  • by Lillian W. Betts
  • Society and social usages
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), frontispieces)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The woman's book : dealing practically with the modern conditions of home-life, self-support, education, opportunities, and every-day problems ; in two volumes, with four hundred illustrations
Link
https://archive.org/details/womansbookdealin01brod
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Individually paginated (v. 1: xii, [4], 400 p.; v. 2
Bibliography note
Appendix, v. 2, gives bibliographies on various subjects treated in the text
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • by Constance Cary Harrison
  • The √¶sthetics of dress
  • by Eva Wilder McGlasson
  • Dress from a practical standpoint
  • by several writers
  • Hygiene in the home
  • by J. West Roosevelt
  • The training of children
  • by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • The education of women
  • v. I.
  • by Lyman Abbott
  • Books and reading
  • by Thomas Wentworth Higginson
  • The art of travel
  • by Elizabeth Bisland
  • v. II.
  • The home grounds
  • by Samuel Parsons, jr.
  • The flower garden
  • by John N. Gerard
  • Occupations for women
  • House building
  • by Helen Churchill Candee
  • House decoration and furnishing
  • by Mary Gay Humphreys
  • Women's opportunities in town and country
  • by Mary Cadwalader Jones
  • Woman's handiwork
  • by Constance Cary Harrison
  • Supplementary information
  • by various writers
  • by P.G. Hubert, jr.
  • Women in their business affairs
  • by William O. Stoddard
  • The principles of housekeeping
  • by Lillian W. Betts
  • Society and social usages
Extent
1 online resource (2 volumes
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), frontispieces)
Specific material designation
remote

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