Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Folger Shakespeare Library Digital Image Collection
Source Creator:
Woolley, Hannah, fl. 1670.
Source Title:
A guide to ladies, gentlewomen and maids: containing directions of behaviour, in all places, companies, relations, and conditions, from their childhood down to old age: viz. As children to parents. Scholars to governours. Single to servants. Virgins to suitors. Married to husbands. Huswifes to the house. Mistresses to servants. Mothers to children. Widows to the world, and as prudent to all. With letters and discourses upon all occasions, with several tales, and the ladies farewell. Whereunto is added, a guide for cook-maids, dairy-maids, chamber-maids, and all others that go to service: the whole being exact rules for the female sex in generall. By Hannah Woolley.
Source Created or Published:
1668
Physical Description:
frontispiece-title page
Source Call Number:
W3278.5
Digital Image File Name:
2217
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Hamnet Bib ID:
148547
Hamnet Holdings ID:
182865
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
___
Creator (Hamnet):
Woolley, Hannah, fl. 1670.
Title (Hamnet):
A guide to ladies, gentlewomen and maids: containing directions of behaviour, in all places, companies, relations, and conditions, from their childhood down to old age: viz. As children to parents. Scholars to governours. Single to servants. Virgins to suitors. Married to husbands. Huswifes to the house. Mistresses to servants. Mothers to children. Widows to the world, and as prudent to all. With letters and discourses upon all occasions, with several tales, and the ladies farewell. Whereunto is added, a guide for cook-maids, dairy-maids, chamber-maids, and all others that go to service: the whole being exact rules for the female sex in generall. By Hannah Woolley.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
London :
Creator or Publisher (Hamnet):
printed by Dorman Newman at the Chyrurgions Arms in Little-Britain neer the Hospital-gate, and Will. Whitwood at the golden Lyon in Duck-lane,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet):
1668.
Physical Description (Hamnet):
[14], 120, [6] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. (engraving) ; 12⁰.
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
232043. Provenance: inscribed on verso of frontis.: "Mary Baker / Her Book January ye 23 1727"
Notes (Hamnet):
Frontispiece portrait is signed: W: Faithorne fe:.
Notes (Hamnet):
Signatures: A⁸ (-A1) B-H⁸ I⁸ (-I8).
Notes (Hamnet):
Title words "Children ... to all" are gathered by a left brace.
Citations (Hamnet):
ESTC (RLIN) R235816
Subject (Hamnet):
Cooking -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet):
Etiquette -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet):
Formulas, recipes, etc. -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet):
Home economics -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet):
Letter writing -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet):
Medicine, Popular -- Early works to 1800.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Baker, Mary, fl. 1727, former owner.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Faithorne, William, 1616-1691, printmaker.
Call Number (Hamnet):
W3278.5

A guide to ladies, gentlewomen and maids: containing directions of behaviour, in all…