Call Number: PN5124.W6 W65x 1992 pt.2
Women advising women. pt. 2
Subject Category: History Great Britain, Literature, Music, Women's Studies
Collection Dates: 01/01/1599 - 12/31/1842
Location: UNLV Microforms
Summary: This 20 reel collection focuses primarily on the period of 1599-1842. It features prescriptive literature and conduct books, including household manuals; letter writing manuals, guidance books on marriage and child rearing; advice books on diet, health and law; guides to the education of young women; and description of correct moral behavior; songbooks written for women; and women's literature and fashion. pt. 2 - reel 1. Women's rights & status -- reel 2. Marriage, women & the law -- reel 3. Mothers and daughters -- reel 4. Education -- reel 5-6. Religion and morality -- reel 7-8. Cookery and domestic life -- reel 9. Letter writing: language and literature -- reel 10-11. Language and literature -- reel 12-13. Entertainment; Fashion and society -- reel 14. Miscellanea -- reel 15-20. Almanacs for women.
Finding Aids: Women advising women (MICRO PN5124.W6 W66x 1992 pt.2). Guide includes detailed list of reel contents as well as publisher's note.