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THE LADIES' BOOK OF USEFUL INFORMATION. Preface
CONTENTS
PERSONAL BEAUTY-1
PERSONAL BEAUTY-2
PERSONAL BEAUTY-3
PERSONAL BEAUTY-4
PERSONAL BEAUTY-5
PERSONAL BEAUTY-6
PERSONAL BEAUTY-7
TREATING OF MISCELLANEOUS MATTERS-1
MARRIAGE-1
MARRIAGE-2
MARRIAGE-3
LOVE AND MARRIAGE-1
WHEN TO MARRY-HOW TO SELECT A PARTNER ON RIGHT PRINCIPLES
SEXUAL INTERCOURSE-ITS LAWS AND CONDITIONS-ITS USE AND ABUSE
MARRIAGE
PREGNANCY-LABOR-PARTURITION-1
PREGNANCY-LABOR-PARTURITION-2
MENSTRUATION
COLLECTION OF VALUABLE MEDICAL COMPOUNDS
THINGS FOR THE SICK ROOM
THINGS CURIOUS AND USEFUL
HOME DECORATION
FLORAL
HOW TO DO YOUR OWN STAMPING AND MAKE YOUR OWN PATTERNS. BRONZE WORK
CHAPTER 18
INDEX
HARRIS's LIST OF COVENT-GARDEN LADIES. INTRODUCTION
HARRIS's LIST OF COVENT-GARDEN LADIES-1
HARRIS's LIST OF COVENT-GARDEN LADIES-2
HARRIS's LIST OF COVENT-GARDEN LADIES-3
HARRIS's LIST OF COVENT-GARDEN LADIES-4
HARRIS's LIST OF COVENT-GARDEN LADIES-5
HARRIS's LIST OF COVENT-GARDEN LADIES-6
HARRIS's LIST OF COVENT-GARDEN LADIES-7
HARRIS's LIST OF COVENT-GARDEN LADIES-8

duty. What is the most powerful restraint from evil. 

 

 

CHAPTER VII. 

 

Marriage: What marriage is; How far back the marriage tie has existed; 

Polygamy--What it is; Monogamy--What it is; Polyandry--What it is; 

Marriage customs; The basis of a happy marriage. 

 

 

CHAPTER VIII. 

 

Pregnancy--Labor--Parturition: The signs of pregnancy; The changes 

that take place in the appearance; How soon after conception these 

changes take place; The period of gestation; Changes in the breasts; 

What causes labor; How labor may be rendered safe and easy; What the 

diet should consist of; The period of quickening; How to relieve the 

toothache, cramping of the legs, palpitation of the heart, morning 

sickness, etc., with which pregnant women are liable to be troubled; 

Sure test for the detection of pregnancy; Parturient Balm, a very 

important medicine; Abortion; Premature labor; The cause of abortion; 

Symptoms of threatened abortion; What to do for a threatened abortion; 

What to do for miscarriage; To prevent miscarriage. 

 

 

CHAPTER IX. 

 

Menstruation: The time of life at which it should appear; Signs of 

approaching puberty; Duty of mothers; Delayed and obstructed 

menstruation--What to do for it; Chlorosis, or green sickness--What to 

do for it--What it is caused by; Too profuse menstruation--How to 

treat it; Painful menstruation, or menstrual colic--How to treat it; 

Amenorrhoea, or suppressed menstruation--What causes this, and how 

to treat it. 

 

Cessation of the menses, or change of life: Very important advice is 

given as to the way in which the patient should treat herself, which, 

if followed, will be of great benefit. 

 

Falling of the Womb: What causes it, and how the patient should be 

treated. 

 

Leucorrhoea--Whites--Flour Albus: What this disease is; What causes 

it; How to relieve and cure it. 

 

 

CHAPTER X. 

 

Collection of valuable Medical Compounds: Magic kidney and liver 

restorer; Hop bitters; Alterative or liver powders; Anti-dyspeptic 

pills; Dyspeptic ley (sure cure for dyspepsia); Ague pills; Certain 

remedy for ague or intermittent fever; Fever powders; Ague drops; 

Pills for neuralgia; Sick headache pills; Anodyne headache pills; 

Rheumatic pills; Pills for dysentery; Epileptic pills; Pills for 

asthma; Hysteric pills; Pills for neuralgia; Cure for bleeding of the 

lungs; Cure for consumption; Cough syrup; Soothing cough mixture; 

Expectorant tincture; Sure remedy for bowel complaints; Cordial for 

summer complaint; Scrofulous syrup; Eyewater; Tincture for rheumatism; 

Worm elixir; Dr. Jordan's cholera remedy; Pile ointment (sure cure); 

To cure warts and corns; Cure for deafness; Cure for inverted 

toe-nail. 

 

 

CHAPTER XI. 


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