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1882 What Our Girls Ought To Know Mary Studley Antique Book Health Marriage Deportment Nerves Beauty Physiology Home
This neat old work is the 1882 edition of "What Our Girls Ought To Know" by Mary J. Studley, MD and copyrighted 1882. It was printed by Funk & Wagnalls. This is broken down into the following chapters: Study God's Poem, Know Thyself, What Shall We Eat and How Shall We Cook It, The Heart, How We Breathe, The Brain and Nerves, Nerves and Nervousness, How Plants and Animals are Perpetuated, How to Become Beautiful, The Uses and Abuses of Dress, The Mate and The Home, and The Perfect Woman. "Having been privileged, for a number of years, to associate with "our girls" in schools both public and private, as a teach of the laws of health, there have come to me from time to time not a few requests, both from mothers and daughters, for a printed manual of the lessons given in this capacity."
This work is app. 7.5"x5"" with 261 pages. This has hardcovers with red fabric and gold gilt. The work is in good+ condition overall with some corner,edge, spine wear and bumping. There is some soiling and spotting to the covers. The binding is tight. All pages are intact and the book is complete. There is age toning. A name has been written in ink inside. There are no offensive odors
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