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Woman: maiden, wife and mother : a study of woman's worth and work in all departments of her manifold life, education, business, society, housekeeping, health, physical culture, marriage and kindred matters /
[prepared for] The Canadian Council of Women and Victorian Order of Nurses by a corps of distinguished authors ; illustrated with many engravings, including portraits and biographical sketches of numerous noted women ; with a special preface by the Countess of Aberdeen ; and an introduction by Frances E. Willard ; edited by Rev. B. F. Austin, M.A., B.D.
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Toronto, Canada : The Linscott Publishing Company, 1898.
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534 pages : illustrations, portraits.
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Toronto, Canada : The Linscott Publishing Company, 1898.
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Special preface / The Countess of Aberdeen, LL.D. -- Introduction / Miss Frances E. Willard, President of W.C.T.U. -- Open doors for the women of to-day / Rev. Principal Austin, A.M., B.D., St. Thomas, Ont. -- Women as wage-workers / Mrs. Emily Huntingdon Miller, St. Paul, Minn. -- Women as wage-earners / Miss Minnie Phelps -- Woman as a designer / Mrs. Florence E. Cory, New York -- Woman in art and song / Rev. Principal Austin, A.M., B.D. Woman as a musician / Mrs. Frances J. Moore, London, Ont. -- Woman in literature / Rev. Professor Warner, A.M., Alma College, St. Thomas, Ont. -- Woman as a physician / Augusta Stowe Gullen, M.D., Toronto, Ont. -- Woman and home / Mrs. Emily Huntingdon Miller -- Woman and the Bible / President J. W. Bashford, Ph.D., Ohio Wesleyan University -- Woman as a religious teacher / President J. R. Jaques, D.D., Ph.D., Abingdon College, Ill. -- Woman and missions / Rev. J. T. Gracey, D.D., Buffalo, N.Y. -- Woman's work in China / J. Hudson Taylor, China Inland Mission -- Woman as a missionary / Rev. I. B. Aylesworth, LL.D., St. Thomas, Ont. -- What Christ has done for woman, and what woman has done for Christ / Rev. Principal Austin, A.M., B.D. -- The physical culture of woman / Dr. Playter, Ottawa, Ont. -- The health of American women / Eliza M. Mosher, M.D., Brooklyn, N.Y. -- The importance of a knowledge of cookery to women / Mrs. Emma P. Ewing, Purdue University -- Valuable household knowledge for women -- The higher education of women / Rev. Dr. Withrow, Toronto, Ont. -- What knowledge is most worth to woman? / Rev. Principal Austin, A.M., B.D. -- The higher education of women / Dr. W. M. Baskerville, Vanderbilt University -- Strength and beauty in woman's character / Rev. A. Carman, D.D., Belleville, Ont. -- Higher education of women / Rev. Principal Austin, A.M., B.D. -- Husbands and wives / Mrs. Mary A. Livermore, Melrose, Mass. -- Woman in the social structure / O. H. Warren, D.D., Syracuse, N. Y. -- Woman and the suffrage / Rev. Anna H. Shaw, M.D., Evanston, Ill. -- Colleges for women -- The education of woman for her work / Morgan Dix, S.T.D., New York -- Woman in nation building / Mrs. Dr. Parker, Toronto -- Interesting miscellanea for young women -- The National Council of Women of Canada / Mary S. English (Ex-Recording Secretary), London, Ont. -- A full index of the work / Louise Campbell Glasgow, Montreal, Que. -- The story of a charming life : Miss Frances E. Willard, LL.D., A.M., Late President of the World's and National W.C.T.U. / by Miss Lottie E. Wiggins, Toronto, Ont., of the Executive of the World's W.C.T.U.
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87150
 
Gift to Victoria University Library. Reid, Mary.
Includes index.

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