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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 for Girls, anecdotes, Harvey Newcomb, stories for girls, early piety, filial piety, sisterly affection, benevolence, learning to work, habits, government of the tongue, female influence, novels, plays, dancing, religion, humorous books for kids, children’s books
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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.