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  • Author:
    William A. Alcott
  • ISBN:
    1406804053
  • ISBN13:
    978-1406804058
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    Echo Library (June 30, 2006)
  • Pages:
    144 pages
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William A. Alcott The Young Woman's Guide. This book is not called "The Young Woman's GUIDE," with the expectation that she will consider it her only or even her principal guide.

William A. This work was begun, soon after the appearance of the Young Man's Guide-and was partially announced to the public. For reasons, however, which I have not room to give in this place, it was thought proper to defer its publication till the appearance of several other volumes in the same spirit, involving more particularly the relative duties. The Bible should be the principal guide of every person, young or old, male or female. Parents, also, are invaluable as guides.

The Young Woman's Guide book. Alcott was one of the most prolific authors in early American history. He wrote frequently on the topics of education and health

The Young Woman's Guide book. He wrote frequently on the topics of education and health. The cause of greatest interest in Alcott throughout his life was vegetarianism. In 1850 he wrote three long letters on vegetarianism to the Alcott was one of the most prolific authors in early American history.

Vegetable Diet: As Sanctioned by Medical Men, and by Experience in All Ages, Including a System of Vegetable Cookery. The Young Man's Guide. Forty Years in the Wilderness of Pills and Powders, Cogitations and Confessions of an Aged Physician. The Young Housekeeper. On the bookshelvesAll.

Every young woman should, therefore, study these subjects for herself

Every young woman should, therefore, study these subjects for herself. Such books as those of Miss Sedgwick-her "Poor Rich Man, and Rich Poor Man," and her "Means and Ends"-will prepare the way, or will at least enkindle the desire, for the kind of knowledge of which I am speaking. She will then desire to read the works of the Combes, and perhaps, ere long, some of the other popular books of our day, which treat of Physiology and Hygiene. And yet how few are the young women who make it a matter of conscience to perform every thing they do-the smaller no less than the larger matters of life-in such a way as to meet the approbation of an internal monitor.

Alcott William Andrus. Excerpt from book: CHAPTER IV. LOVE. Doing every thing in the best possible manner. Every person and every occupation susceptible of improvement, indefinitely. Doing well what is before us. Anecdote illustrative of this principle. Two great classes of persons described. Hopes of reaching the ears of the selfish.

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William Andrus Alcott (August 6, 1798 – March 29, 1859), also known as William Alexander Alcott, was an American educator, educational reformer, physician, and author of 108 books. His works, which include a wide range of topics including educational reform, physical education, school house design, family life, and diet, are still widely cited today. William Alcott was born in Wolcott, Connecticut

Title: The Young Woman's Guide. Author: William A. Alcott. William A. Illustration: Retirement, rural quiet, friendship, books, Ease and alternate labour, useful life, Progressive virtue, and approving Heaven!

Title: The Young Woman's Guide. Posting Date: October 18, 2012 Release Date: October, 2005 First Posted: September 1, 2003. start of this project gutenberg ebook the young woman's guide . Produced by Stan Goodman, Michelle Shephard, and Project Gutenberg Distributed Proofreaders.

The Young Man's Guide has been added to your Cart. Between what Alcott reports and what the informed reader already knows of boy character building, virtually all of the history of traditional American values is within grasp. Keep in mind that not many people were eligible to vote then. Women CEO's could be counted on the fingers of no hands. Because of those anachronisms and more, I'd bet some unfortunates today will find the book laughable, as they judge Alcott by 2010 sensibilities. That's often a mistake.

A thorough and authoritative survey by Louisa M Alcott's characterful father.