« PreviousContinue »
CONDITION OF WOMEN,
IN VARIOUS AGES AND NATIONS.
BY L. MARIA CHILD,
YORK, FLOWERS POR CHILDREN, ETC., ETC.
REVISED AND CORRECTED BY THE AUTHOR.
"I am a slave, a favored slave
At best, to share his splendor, and seem very blest;
There yawns the sack, and yonder rolls the sea.
IN TWO VOLUMES.
Entered according to the Act of Congress, in the year 1836, by
JOHN ALLEN & Co. in the Clerk's Office of the District Court os Massachusetts
CONTENTS TO VOL. II.
Austrians . . . . 166|Franks . . . . . 77
Betrothal, various mo. Gauls .....
dern forms of . . 193 Germans, ancient . 79
Greenland . . . . 242
Convents . . 125, 249 Irish . . . . . 149