Women must also be taught that they may be wise. Is the opening underneath the title of the book.
This book was a very important work on the growing development of women's rights in Europe. Controversial responses from religious conservatives at the time as it engages in more loose language.The book talks about how women should conduct themselves in public, within the privacy of their home and to their husbands after marriage. N addition to a young woman's etiquette, it traces a thoughtful but promising cultural and social future for women within society.
Instead of using systematic language to present the behavior guidelines, the book engages in romantic rhetoric regarding a woman's fruitful nature and curiosities in music, appearance and as the wife. At this time in the enlightenment, many across Europe could see the change that was happening as revolutionary ideas were blossoming and a new age of social politics were beginning. Condition note: The book is in good condition overall with minor foxing on the pages and some rubbing to the binding.This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "anthonyshantiques" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.