Ellis, Mrs. (Sarah)

Family Secrets, or Hints to those who would make Home Happy.

3 Vols. Half leather with green glossy cloth. 7 bands on spine, gold embossed decorations. Slight chips in leather. Engravings by Thomas Allom. Ellis was a Quaker turned Congregationalist and a proponent of female education. Table of contents includes: "Dangers of dining out, Confessions of a maniac, The favourite child, First impressions, The minister's family, Fireside recollections." Fictional tales meant to teach morals. Fisher, Son & Co. Caxton Press, London & Paris. 1841. $160.00

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