The Daughters of England by Sarah Stickney Ellis


The Daughters of England by Sarah Stickney Ellis is a mid-19th century text providing guidance  on young women's character and behaviour. Ellis published several other popular works on women's role, including The Women of England, and in each she outlines that women must provide a virtuous influence on men – as wives, mothers, and daughters – as part of their contribution to society.

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The Daughters of England
estimated 1845, London
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Sarah Stickney Ellis
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British Library

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