1843 - The Young Lady’s Friend
By Mrs. John Farrar
Samuel S. & William Wood, Publishers
Pre- Civil War Era
Chapters Include: On The Improvement of Time, Domestic Economy, Nursing The Sick, Behavior of the Sick, Dress, Means of Preserving Health, Behavior to Parents and Their Friends, Conduct to Teachers, The Relation of Brothers and Sisters, Treatment of Domestics and Work-Women, Female Companionship, Behavior To Gentlemen, Conduct At Public Places, Dinner Parties, Evening Parties, Conversation, Visits, Traveling, Mental Culture.
In a brown embossed cloth with gilt detail to spine, binding tight,clean pages, 432pp.
Size: 4 3/4” x 7 1/2”
A wonderful look into the views of the past as a guide for a young lady.