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Society and Etiquette

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Society and Etiquette Table of Contents

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


"A Crowning Conclusion," Editorial Cartoon. Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 39. (Nov 1860): 188. 


Examining Letters of Love and Courtship

Gaskell, G.A. "Letters of Love and Courtship." Gaskell's Compendium of Forms. Ed. G.A. Gaskell, Chicago: W.M Farrar, 1881. 220-25


"Fashions for Mourners" , Ashmore, A.T., Harper's Bazaar, Dec. 29,, 1900:  2239-2243. 


Female Education in Boarding Schools


"Good Night to the Season, 'tis Over,” Temple Bar, 84 (1888:Sept. /Dec.) p.171


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


How Society Uses Religion and Class to Control its Citizens

Ross, Edward A. "Social Control XIX: Class Control." American Journal of Sociology, Vol. 6, No. 3. (Nov., 1990), pp. 381-395


"Mary Magdalene In the Cave" [Painting by: Jules Joseph Lefebvre. Poto courtesy of: www.1st-art-gallery.com] 


"'Parties' For the Gallows," Editorial Cartoon, Punch, Or the London Charivari. 8 (Jan.-June, 1845): 147.


Tobacco; its history and associations; including an account of the plant and its manufacture; with its modes of use in all ages and countries.  Fairholt, F. W.  London: Chapman and Hall, 1859.


Visual Images of Miss Marjoribanks


"Ye Mother Superior." The London Review, 13 May 1865: 499.


The Characteristics of The Gentelman in the Victorian Period



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