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R s View of Women in the First Twenty Five Years of Victoria s ReignSIGSWORTH E M and T J Wyke A Study of Victorian Prostitution and Venereal DiseaseSTEARNS Peter N Working Class Women in Britain 1890 1914MILLETT Kate The Debate over Women Ruskin vs MillCONWAY Jill Stereotypes of Femininity in #a Theory of Sexual EvolutionCOMINOS Peter T Innocent Femina Sensualis in #Theory of Sexual EvolutionCOMINOS Peter T Innocent Femina Sensualis in ConflictKANNER S Barbara The Women of England in a Century of Social Change 1815 1914 A Select BibliographyYes this book is thirty plus years old Yes scho. FAMILY HEARTH WITH MARRIAGE AND PROCREATION hearth with marriage and procreation a woman's only function Suffer and Be Still is a collection of ten. ,