Title: A Plan for the Conduct of Female Education, front board
Creator: Darwin, Erasmus, 1731-1802.
Bibliographic Citation: Darwin, Erasmus, 1731-1802. A Plan for the Conduct of Female Education: in Boarding Schools, Private Families, and Public Seminaries; to Which are Added, Rudiments of Taste, in a Series of Letters from a Mother to her Daughters ; Embellished with an Elegant Frontispiece. Philadelphia: Printed by John Ormrod, 1798.
Notes: Our copy is bound in an original tree-calf binding from the eighteenth century. This was just one of the decorative techniques applied to leather bindings. See related image just previous.
Physical Description: image.cover.colour 17,5 × 11 cm
Subject: Women — Education — Early works to 1800.
Conduct of life — Early works to 1800.
Young women — Early works to 1800.
Publisher: Rare Books and Special Collections, McGill University
is Part Of Exhibition: Interpersonal Print
Exhibition Theme: Domesticated Botany
Call Number: LC1421 D3 1798 Rare Books/Special Collections
Image Identifier: 15b_000631071_darwin-cover