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Independent women

Martha Vicinus

Independent women

work and community for single women, 1850-1920

by Martha Vicinus

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Single women -- England -- Social conditions.,
  • Middle class -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Single women -- Employment -- England -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Community life.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-387)

    StatementMartha Vicinus.
    SeriesWomen in culture and society
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 396 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22345641M
    ISBN 100226855686


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