Catharine Beecher: A Study in American Domesticity

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Although she is often remembered only as the sister of Harriet Beecher Stowe and Henry Ward Beecher, there was a time in Catharine Beecher's life when she was more widely known than any member of her eminent family. A pioneering teacher, a writer on moral and religious topics, and an avid publicist for women's education, her name became a household word in the 1840s because of the enormous success of her Treatise on Domestic Economy. This comprehensive guide to all aspects of domestic self-management was part of her effort ...

Catharine Beecher: A Study in American Domesticity 1986, Yale University Press

ISBN-13: 9780300015805

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Catharine Beecher: A Study in American Domesticity 1976, WW Norton & Co, New York

ISBN-13: 9780393008128

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