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Page history last edited by Jamie Bernard 9 years, 8 months ago

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                Domesticity Table of Contents


Sample Format

"Title," Sally M. Author, Original Place of Publication, volume.issue number (date): page numbers.


George du Maurier: The Last Straw image drawn in 1897 and displayed in Punch.

Governess, Companion and Housekeeper Ads from The Times of London (1845-1847)

"Horniman's Tea". National Review, 32, April 1863, p.529. 

 Little Girls Come Out To Play," no author, Englishwomens Review, Punch Magazine XXXVIII (Oct 10, 1857): pg. 153.

Visual Images of Miss Marjoribanks

Women's Rights  Punch, or the London Charivari.  (1874): 71.



                Useful Domesticity-Related Links


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Mrs. Beeton's Book of Household Management (full-text)



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