Title A Whisper to a Newly-Married Pair, from a Widowed Wife
Book Condition Good
Edition Sixth Edition
Publisher London Houlston & Son 1832
Seller ID 018565
London: Houlston & Son, 1832. 6th edition, 1832. Dark blue textured boards wtih gilt spine lettering, uncut edges, frontis engraving, 138 pages. Some edgewear and minor chipping to the corners and spine ends, front hinge cracked, text block sound, pages clean with only a trace of occasional foxing, man's name on verso of title page, no other markings. Early 19th century marital advice on topics such as general conduct, fidelity, expenditures, family size, domestic economy, dress, conduct toward in-laws, treatment of servants, management of education of children, etc., with one section for men, another for women. . Sixth Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
MARITAL ADVICE EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY ROMANCE FAMILY CHARACTER HABITS