The Mental Flower Garden, or, An Instructive and Entertaining Companion for the Fair Sex In Two Parts: To Which Are Added, Intersecting Sketches of Female Biography. New-York: Printed by Southwick & Hardcast, 1807. Print.
Newcomb, Harvey. How to Be a Lady: A Book for Girls, Containing Useful Hints on the Formation of Character. 8th ed. Boston: Gould, Kendall, and Lincoln, 1850. Print.
Benjamin, R. C. O. Don't: A Book for Girls. San Francisco: Valleau & Peterson, Book and Job Printers, 1891. Print.
Drysdale, William. Helps for Ambitious Girls. New York: Crowell, 1900. Print.
Smith, Nellie May. The Three Gifts of Life; a Girl's Responsibility for Race Progress. New York: Dodd, Mead, & company, 1913. Print.
McKeever, William A. Training the Girl. New York: The Macmillan company, 1914. Print.
Hale, Beatrice Forbes-Robertson. What's Wrong with Our Girls?: The Environment, Training and Future of American Girls. New York: F. A. Stokes, 1923. Print.
Balch, Henrietta. Relation of Physical Fitness to Intelligence Quotients, Scholarship Averages & Chronological Age of Four Hundred High School Girls. 1924. Print.
Reeves, Margaret, and Russell Sage Foundation. Training Schools for Delinquent Girls. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1929. Print.
Elliott, Grace Loucks. Understanding the Adolescent Girl. New York: H. Holt and company, 1930. Print.
Friday, October 22, 2010
Works Cited: Girlhood
A smattering of books on girls, presented in order by date of publication: