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The Girls' Empire - Volume Two - An Annual for English Speaking Girls All Over the World
The Girls' Empire - Volume Two - An Annual for English Speaking Girls All Over the World
Andrew Melrose Publisher

Andrew Melrose, London, 1903. No title page.

For a girl these days, it may be fashionable to know how to encrypt text messages, design a webpage, and compile the ultimate playlist. But what about the things that really matter, the sort of things that mattered to girls back in 1903: how to get the best out of your carrier pigeon, how to avoid the evils of excessive tea drinking, and the pros and cons of cycling in a full-length skirt? The Girls’ Empire, written at the dawn of the 20th century when the suffragette movement was in full swing, is a wonderfully evocative slice of history...

Second hand Hardback