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White, Florence, ed.
How to Wash Clothes at Home: Containing Simple and Complete Instructions
(Florence White, 1901). An advice book, recommending the best methods of carrying out laundry work. A very interesting one of its kind, with illustrations and lots of detail of interest to the social historian. Paperback. Original covers slightly soiled and creased at edges, otherwise good+. 96pp. Order No. NSBK-C15121
Keywords: clothes, clothing, washing clothes, laundry, laundry work, working women, domesticity, antiquarian, social history, ironing, starching, booklets, boiling, advice books, linen, booklet, booklets
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Stodart, M.A.
Every Day Duties: in Letters to a Young Lady
(Photocopy only of R.B. Seeley edition, 1840). Hardback. Library photocopy only, not an original. In good, sturdy, maroon library binding, a little scuffed at the back. xiii + 232pp. Order No. NSBK-A13755
Keywords: B0008CKDZC, Victorian, nineteenth century, 19th century, femininity, feminine, advice books, prayer, women's history, religion, private sphere, domesticity, politeness, manners, home, Sabbath, household, servants, social history, etiquette, religious
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Cruz, Vera da.
Bailliere's Midwives' Dictionary:
(Bailliere Tindall, 4th edition, rpt, 1964). Hardback. Covers soiled & a little worn, otherwise a good working copy. xiii + 396pp. Order No. NSBK-C7273
Keywords: 0702005967, midwives, midwives' dictionary, Bailliere's Midwives' Dictionary, health, midwifery, history, 1950s, 1960s, post war, childbirth, nurses, nursing, advice books, nurse, Britain, British, England, English, social history, women's history, having babies, reproduction, motherhood, childbirth, mothers, maternity, pregnancy, pregnant
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Ottley, Lucy J.
A Preliminary Manual of Home Nursing:
(John Ambulance Association, 1959). First illustrated edition. Small tear to title page. Paperback. Red / grey covers soiled and a little creased, else a good copy. 83pp. Order No. NSBK-A7269
Keywords: St. John Ambulance Association, first aid, health, social history, twentieth century, Britain, British, England, English, sickness, injured, injuries, caring for the sick, patients, advice books, nursing, nurses, care, 1950s, post war, post-war, bed-making, patients, diseases, treatments, bandaging
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Hindley, Charles.
The Book of Ready-Made Speeches:
(George Routledge, rpt, n.d). Late Victorian. Contains speeches on special subjects including: naval, military, ecclesiastical, parliamentary, sporting, weddings, birthdays, education, fine arts, railway, electioneering. Hardback. Original red boards darkened & spine worn, 3 pages slightly torn, otherwise good though lacking fly leaf. 191pp. Order No. NSBK-A3155
Keywords: Victorian, speeches, speechmaking, railway, education, ecclesiastical, naval, military, leisure and entertainment, birthday, wedding, parliamentary, Britain, England, British, English, history, oration, etiquette, advice books
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Stodart, M.A.
Hints on Reading: Addressed to a Young Lady
(Photocopy only of R.B. Seeley edition, 1839). Hardback. Library photocopy only, not an original. In slightly marked, good, sturdy, black library binding. viii + 175pp. Order No. NSBK-A14324
Keywords: B0018D1TV2, Victorian, women, A. A. Stodart, 19th century, nineteenth century, Britain, British, England, English, history, United Kingdom, UK, reading habits, manners, reading, education, childhood, girls, advice books
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Belilios, Arthur D.; Mulvany, Desmond K.; et al.
A Handbook of First Aid and Bandaging: Both an Elementary and Advanced Course of Training
(Bailliere, Tindall and Cox, third edition, 1948). Hardback. Page edges foxed; small piece torn out of corner of contents page (text suffers loss there only), boards a little soiled / darkened, otherwise good. xii + 512pp. Order No. NSBK-A7366
Keywords: B0000CJ3YX, social history, British, Britain, English, England, first aid, bandaging, bandages, courses, advice books, health, injuries, injury, accidents, sickness, Bailliere's Handbook of First Aid and Bandaging, sick, injured, fractures, burns, scalds, transport of the sick and injured, training
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Liddiard, Mabel.
British Red Cross Society: Infant Welfare Manual. No 9
(J. & A. Churchill, third edition, 1933). Hardback. Some fading and soiling to cloth, otherwise good. viii + 128pp. Order No. NSBK-A7277
Keywords: B000HC1154, health, history, British Red Cross Society, Red Cross, philanthropy, first aid, first-aid, medicine, medical, history, manuals, Britain, British, England, English, childhood, children, child, infants, infant, infant welfare, social welfare, mothers, motherhood, maternity, advice books, ante-natal, feeding children, babies, looking after babies, interwar, inter-war, inter war, baby, breast feeding, breast-feeding, bottle feeding, natural feeding, artifical feeding, teething, family, families
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Tierney, Margaret Cuthbert.
The Art and Practice of Laundry Work:
(Blackie and Son, 1904). With illustrations of washing equipment. Edwardian period?. Hardback. Edges and corners worn, some light thumbing to boards, otherwise good. 192pp. Order No. NSBK-C6020
Keywords: B000HM2NWY, Britain, British, England, English, history, advice books, advise, advisory, washing, laundry, mangles, ironing, domestic, chores, household, housewives, housewife, women's work, cleaning, drying, folding, starching, polishing, finishing, Edwardian, Margaret Cuthbert Rankin
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Warwick, F.J. & Tunstall, A.C..
First Aid to the Injured and Sick: an Advanced Ambulance Handbook
(Bristol, John Wright and Sons, 1911). Minor pencil annotation to memoranda pages. Card covers. Card covers torn, creased and worn; spine largely worn away to reveal binding, rather shakey - a good working copy of a scarce book. xiv + 246pp. Order No. NSBK-A7260
Keywords: B004QJOTH6, first aid, health, social history, twentieth century, ambulances, Britain, British, England, English, sickness, injured, injuries, caring for the sick, patients, advice books, pre-First World War, philanthropy, ambulance handbooks
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