Media Information

 
 
 
Collection name:
Folger Digital Image Collection
Record:
Digital Image File Name:
2217
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 Creator:
Woolley, Hannah, fl. 1670.
Source Created or Published:
1668
Physical Description:
frontispiece-title page
Digital Image Type:
FSL collection
Source Call Number:
W3278.5
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD:
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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 :
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.
Subject (Hamnet):
Etiquette -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet):
Cooking -- 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):
Faithorne, William, 1616-1691, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet):
Baker, Mary, fl. 1727, former owner.
Notes (Hamnet):
Signatures: A⁸ (-A1) B-H⁸ I⁸ (-I8).
Notes (Hamnet):
Title words "Children ... to all" are gathered by a left brace.
Notes (Hamnet):
Frontispiece portrait is signed: W: Faithorne fe:.
Citations (Hamnet):
ESTC (RLIN) R235816
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet):
232043. Provenance: inscribed on verso of frontis.: "Mary Baker / Her Book January ye 23 1727"
Call Number (Hamnet):
W3278.5

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