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“Anecdotes for Girls - Entertaining Narratives and Anecdotes Illustrative Principles and Character” by Harvey Newcomb, is a collection of amusing stories aimed at female juvenile readers. The book is split up into 12 chapters/topics: Early Piety, Filial Piety, Sisterly Affection, Benevolence, Learning to Work, Habits, Government of the Tongue, Female Influence, Novels, and Plays, Dancing, Miscellaneous Subjects, and Religion.
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Anecdotes; Narratives; Character; Newcomb, Harvey, 1803-1863; Children's literature in series; Children's books; Piety; Filial piety in literature; Filial piety; Sisters; Benevolence; Learning and scholarship--Early works to 1800; Behavior
Newcomb, Harvey, "Anecdotes for Girls" (1860). Mother Home & Heaven. 21.