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5 edition of New wives" tales found in the catalog.

New wives" tales

by Brenda Nell Davidson

  • 257 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Price, Stern, Sloan in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housewives -- Humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOld, new wives" tales.
    Statementby Brenda Nell Davidson ; illustrations by Ed Powers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6231.H74 D38 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[94] p. :
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2300497M
    ISBN 100843114940
    LC Control Number86173441
    OCLC/WorldCa15365086

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The Old Wives' Tale is just an example of how underrated much nineteenth-century writing is. This book involves you at every level, and every so often one gasps at another surprise (not mentioned in the other reviews). Wonderfully balanced writing of the very different lives of Sophia and Constance/5().

If you're looking for a serious look at marriage and commitment in this day and age, Young Wives Tales is a remarkable book written with surprising insight and originality. The writers speak their minds while not giving in to so-called male authority or giving false homage to a male-centered agenda/5(10).

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And no 4/5. New Wives' Tales. by Judee Shipman | Janu Share this science project Spark an interest in reading with an introduction to four classic tales.

Coloring pages make old and new stories accessible, especially for reluctant readers. The book shines a light on supernatural stories, monstrous myths, and terrifying true-life tales. Young Wives' Tales book. Read 23 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The term “wife” is fraught with conflicting connotations for man /5.

During the pioneer years of our nation, old wives’ tales were abundant as women passed down detailed theories on how to keep their families healthy.

Some of these bits of 19th-century wisdom are backed by science and are honored today. Others merely stand as intriguing glimpses into the past. Here is a list of some of our favorite old wives. As Marilyn Yalom makes clear in her new book, A History of the Wife (HarperCollins, $30), no single image gets it right.

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Help us create the kind of literary community you’ve always dreamed of. Hard Cover. Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Limited Editions Club. This is a fine, as new, hardcover two volume set in fine mylar protected DJs.

Looks like an unread set. In a slipcase with the same floral design as the boards. The box has a touch of wear, but still near fine.

Copy No. signed by John Austen. Old wives’ tale: If you’re carrying high, it’s a girl. If you’re carrying low, it’s a boy. Many expecting parents decide to be surprised by the sex of their baby, adding a layer of. " New Wives' Tales by Brenda Loree A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. The Old Wives' Tale is a novel by Arnold Bennett, first published in It deals with the lives of two very different sisters, Constance and Sophia Baines, following their stories from their youth, working in their mother's draper's shop, into old : Arnold Bennett.

In addition to her work with Full Moon in San Francisco and A Woman's Place in Oakland, she is a co-founder of Old Wives Tales, the women's bookstore on Valencia Street that closed in She is also a founder of the Feminist Bookstore Network and Newsletter, which is going stronger than ever in Wives’ Tales “The Kids Are All Right” and “Henri-Georges Clouzot’s Inferno.” Her character, in the new film, is Nic, who lives in Los Angeles with her wife, Jules (Julianne Moore.

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As a longtime obstetrician, I’ve heard plenty of questions from pregnant patients eager to try to jump start their labor and delivery. In my latest book, What to Believe When You’re Expecting: A New Look at Old Wives’ Tales in Pregnancy, scheduled to publish in October, I take a closer look at this so-called “obstetrical folklore.”.

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Some helpful members even commented on how that particular old wives tale is. New Wives' Tales: Conversations with Parents about Today's Pediatrics by Lendon H.

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She translated many fairy tales and wrote several collections of short stories, including The Bloody Chamber () which won the Cheltenham Festival of Literature Award and was the basis for 4/5(2).

Even though the majority of us say that we are not superstitious, we avoid walking under ladders and practicing other superstituous behavior! Is it just tradition, or is there something to some of these old wives’ tales? Below are 11 sayings for good luck in your home come from The Old Farmer’s Almanac folklore archives.

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