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The Lady - Emily James Putnam

G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1910, Hardback ..
Condition: Good. Boards a little rubbed at extremities, frayed at the head of the spine, also dull at the spine. Slightly shaken. Top edges of text block, gilt, now tanned. Previous owners inscription to ffep. Pages very gently age-tanned.

Blue cloth with gilt titling to spine, illustration to upper board. Illustrated with B&W plates. The sketches in this volume aim to suggest in outline the theories that various typical societies have entertained of the lady; to note the changing ideals that she has from time to time proposed to herself; to show in some measure what her daily life has been like, what sort of education she has had, what sort of man she has preferred to marry; in short, what manner of terms she has contrived to make with the very special conditions of her existence.

Size: 8¼" x 5½"
Number of Pages: 323