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Butterflies, Moths, and Other Strange Insects at the Zoo, by Fred Miller
Coati-Mondis, by Richard Gurney
The Study of Butterflies, by Fred Miller
The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street Again
Politics for Girls, by Frederick Ryland
Home Parties of the Poor, by Emma Brewer
How to Manage a Band of Hope, by Linda Gardiner
How to Manage a Band of Mercy, by Linda Gardiner
The Mother's Prayer, by Emily Macirone
On Work Among the Poor
Winter Parties of the Poor
Baby's Frock
Chafing Dish Cooking, by Dora de Blaquière
Cheeses, English and Foreign, and How to Recognize Them While Shopping, by An Old Lady
Christmas Fare for Rich and Poor, by Lucy Helen Yates
Good Soups
Lentils, by Lina Orman Cooper
Popped Corn
Some Cold Meat Cookery, by Amy S. Woods
Some Economical Indian Dishes, by Lina Orman Cooper
Some Recipes from an Old Housekeeper's Book
Spring Soups, Salads and Vegetable Dishes
What We Did With Our Garden Fruit, by Lucy Helen Yates
[Bag] For the Guest of a Night, by "Cousin Lil"
Convenient Work-Bag, by "Cousin Lil"
Embossed Leatherwork, by Blanche C. Saward
Five Crochet D'Oyleys
New Parisian Knick-Knacks, by Leirion Clifford
Nine Useful Stitches, by Josepha Crane
Ornamenting: Wool Crochet Patterns
Perverted Pipes, by "Cousin Lil"
A Pretty Bed-Quilt
A Simple Way to Make a Deep-Lidded Box; Fancy Box-Making, by Mary Pocock
Star-Drift Work, by Pamela Bullock
A Table with Cotton-Reel Legs, by "Cousin Lil"
Wrinkles from the Laundry
On Shades in Bluestockings, by A.T. Schofield, MD
On Conversation
The Dress for Bicycling, by Dora de Blaquière
Girls' Attire: The Newest and the Best (monthly)
Home-Millinery Up to Date, by Dora de Blaquière
On the Origin and History of Muffs, by Frank Hird
A Young Servant's Outfit, and What to Buy for It
The Girl Who Couldn't Hold Her Tongue
Mercy to Man and Beast
Romantic Legends of Sisters, by the Rev. T.F. Thiselton Dyer
Cactuses Mamillaria
A Convenient Garden Seat
"Between the Dark and the Daylight", by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
"A Bit Fanciful, Sir", by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
Cycling: As a Pastime and for Health, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
The Health in Springtime, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
A Holiday at Home, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
How to Take Care of Teeth, by Jane Walker, M.D.
A New Year's Health Sermon, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
A Plain Talk with Sensible Girls, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
Replies to Often-Asked Questions
The Study of Nature for Health and Pleasure, by Gordon Stables, M.D., R.N.
England's Musical Past
The Names of Houses, by Dora de Blaquière
The Riddle of the Sphinx, and Its Solution, by Harry Hall
Christmas Fare for Rich and Poor, by Lucy Helen Yates
Christmas in History
Joy Cometh in the Morning: A Short Cantata for Girls' Voices
Popular Christmas Festivities in Naples
Country vs. Town Life for Small Incomes, by Mary G. Dallington
The Girl-Brides of Hild's Haven, by Lucy Yates
Household Leaks, by Annie E.D. Thornley
Linen: Its Sewing and Washing
On Gimcracks, by Maud Morison
Our Artistic Home
Winifred's Home, by Josepha Crane
A Word to Girls on Thrift
The Crimean Nightcap, by Cousin Lil
Eyelet-Holes, Button-holes and Loops
Home Dressmaking Up to Date, by Dora de Blaquière
A Pretty Boot Pocket, by Pamela Bullock
A Traveling Glove-Case, by Cousin Lil
Albumblatt - music by E. Humperdinck
Barcarolle (from "The Mountain Scenes") - dedicated to Madame Schumann, by Natalie Janotha
Golden Bright on Hill and Valley: An Easter Carol - words by Florence Hoare, music by Myles Foster
The Green Cavalier's Song - words by The Earl of Beaconsfield, music by H.R.H. Princess Henry of Battenberg (Princess Beatrice)
Joy Cometh in the Morning: A Short [Christmas] Cantata for Girls' Voices
Mazurka - music by Lady Thompson
One Foot Up, and One Foot Down (marching tune) - words from old nursery rhyme, music by C.A. Macirone
Postlude, for Pianoforte or American Organ - music by Myles Foster
Sunset: A Lullaby - words and music by Ruth Cove
Objects & Antiquities
In Busk and Sandal
Dresses of Strange Material, by Raymond T. Reid
The Hourglass, by S.F.A. Caulfield
Venetian Beads, by Frank Hird
Womanly Weapons, by Mary Morris
Cecil Frances Alexander, by William Cowan
"Life of A.L.O.E. by Agnes Giberne(book review)
Madame Schumann, by J.F. Rowbotham
Modern Women Songwriters, by Esther Palliser
Some Memorials of Hannah More, by Rose Bourdillon
A Word About Herr Rosenthal the Pianist, by William Porteous
The Goat as a Pet for Girls, by Bryan Hook
The Tree-Kittens, by Eliza Brightwen
Advice to Girl-Cyclists, by Lillias Campbell Davidson
Bell-Ringing for Girls
The Cycling Craze, by A.T. Schofield, MD
How I Learned to Bicycle, by Constance Hastings
How to Make an Ice Sledge
To Cyclists: Amenities of the Road, by Ernest Bowden
Mrs. Fawcett's Life of Queen Victoria, by Clotilda Marson
An Alpine Paradise
"As Others See Us"
The City of Wells, and Its Romantic Surroundings, by H.W. Brewer
Kalimpong: A Girl's Ride into British Butan
Life on a Transvaal Salt Farm
The Maiden's Bell
On and Off a Pack-Saddle in Central Japan, by S.J. Rowe
Our Girls in Switzerland, by Josepha Crane
Women's Issues
Man and Woman
No Place at Home, by Lucy Yates
Barmaids and Waitresses in Restaurants, Their Work and Temptations
The Buckinghamshire Lace Industry and Its Revival, by the Countess of Buckinghamshire
The Cinderellas of the National Household: Jute Girls in the East End, by Lloyd Lester
The Cinderellas of the National Household: The Match-Makers of East London, by Lloyd Lester
Domestic Service
Dressmakers and Milliners at Work and at Leisure
Girls Who Work With Their Hands
How a Girl Can Train for a Sanitary Inspectorship, by Josepha Crane
World Cultures
Corsican Maidens, Manners and Mysteries
In a French Nobleman's Family, by The Governess
Ladies' Maids of the East, by L. Pierson
Popular Christmas Festivities in Naples
Women in Finland

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