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A YOUNG LADY;
THE DUTIES AND CHARACTER OF WOMEN
A REFERENCE TO PREVAILING OPINIONS,
- BY MRS. WEST,
Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain ; but a woman that
Prov. xxxi. 30.
IN THREE VOLUMES.
PRINTED FOR LONGMAN, HURST, REES, AND ORME.
&c. &c. &c.
On Conversation, Society, and Friendship.
MY DEAR MISS M
Two advantages are annexed to literary pursuits; first, as, they tend to improve those wonderful faculties by which we are distinguished from the brute creation, to our own comfort; and, secondly, as knowledge is calculated to make us more agreeable and pleasing in the eyes of our fellow-creatures.