What a young wife ought to know

by Emma F. Angell Drake

Publisher: The Vir Publishing Company in Philadelphia, Pa

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Women -- Health and hygiene,
  • Infants -- Care and hygiene,
  • Marriage

Edition Notes

Statementby Emma F. Angell Drake.
SeriesSelf and sex series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ46 .D77
The Physical Object
Pagination293 p. :
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6999918M
LC Control Number08025157
OCLC/WorldCa883801

What a Young Wife Ought to Know goes deep and tender with Jonny and Sophie’s relationship, and asks the audience to consider the cost of sex, but also of truth, both physically and emotionally.   Playwright Hannah Moscovitch was inspired to write “What A Young Wife Ought To Know” after reading the book “Dear Dr. Stopes: Sex in the s”, featuring letters written by men and women seeking advice from early birth control advocate Dr. Marie Stopes. Some of the dialogue in the play comes directly from these letters. (Publicity photo). What a Young Wife Ought to Know: Drake, Emma Frances Angell: Books - ews: 1.   What a Young Wife Ought to Know By Hannah Moscovitch, directed by Christian Barry Produced by 2b Theatre Company, Halifax At the Great Canadian Theatre Company, Wellington St., until Feb. 4.

Sylvanus Stall (18 October – 6 November ) was a United States Lutheran pastor, most famous for his sex education and anti-masturbation book What A Young Boy Ought To Know and its many sequels.. Stall was born in Elizaville, New York (now part of Gallatin). In he entered Hartwick Seminary, then Pennsylvania State University and the Union Theological Seminary in New York City. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. "What a Young Husband Ought to Know" from Sylvanus Stall. American Lutheran pastor, most famous for his sex education and anti-masturbation book What A Young Boy Ought To Know (). Seller Inventory # APC More information about this seller | Contact this seller ‎The young man who marries finds himself in an entirely new relation in life. Grand as life may have been in the past, the present and the future are full of new meaning, of grander possibilities and of larger blessing. God has meant that love should come to man to glorify life and to lift the lower. What a Young Wife Ought to Know by Hannah Moscovitch. It's s working-class Ottawa, and young wife and mother Sophie is the host of the evening. We know her deceased sister will speak to her. We know her stable-boy husband makes very little money. We know .

What A Young Wife Ought To Know introduces us to Sophie, a young woman in s Ottawa facing much the same circumstances. It's a vivid and visceral portrayal, but one that's also funny and. “WHAT A YOUNG WIFE OUGHT TO KNOW is loosely based on these letters, as well as another book of similar letters published in , titled Maternity: Letters From Working Women and edited by Margaret Llewelyn Davis, another reformer of the day.”. What a Young Husband Ought to Know Sylvanus Stall, United States Lutheran pastor, most famous for his sex education () This ebook presents «What a Young Husband Ought to Know», from Sylvanus Stall. What A YOUNG WIFE OUGHT TO KNOW by HANNAH MOSCOVITCH JAN FEB 17 BABY GRAND THEATRE Princess Street, Kingston, On TICKET LINK

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What a Young Wife Ought to Know is a full-length drama by Hannah Moscovitch. Set in s Canada, the play tells the story of Sophie, a young working-class wife who is repressed by the lack of sexual education and craves liberation.

What a Young Wife Ought to Know is an exploration of society's tradition of withholding knowledge from women.

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That’s how we ended up with the latest additions to our growing array of used (and all but used up) books: What a Young Wife Ought to Know () and a companion volume, What a Young Husband Ought to Know ().

Both were part of a “Sex and Self” series on how to live a successful Victorian middle class life. What a young wife ought to know is a large question, and one which we neither hope nor expect to answer fully in this little book, but if what we shall say shall set our girls to thinking a little more seriously and more exaltedly, of the great possibilities which await them: if it shall prepare them to enter the sacred realm of marriage with.

By Courtney Leigh Church, February 8, Inspired by letters sent to birth control advocate Dr. Marie Stopes in the s, Hannah Moscovitch's 'What a Young Wife Ought to Know' unflinchingly faces the economic, social, and sexual frustrations of a young couple and their growing family.

Set in Ottawa in the s, 'Young Wife' tells the story of a marriage between Sophie and. What a Young Wife Ought to Know is more than a compelling history lesson, it is an opportunity to contemplate the state of sexual health and freedom in our society today.

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What a Young Wife Ought to Know is more than a compelling history lesson, it is an opportunity to contemplate the state of sexual health and freedom in our society today 3. stars (out of 4)” - Meghan Hubley, The Globe and Mail. What a young wife ought to know.

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Angell (Emma Frances Angell), b. What a young wife ought to know. Philadelphia, Pa.: Vir Pub. Sophie, a young working-class girl, falls madly in love with and marries a stable-hand named Jonny.

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It’s Ottawa in the s, pre-legalized birth control. Sophie, a young worki Brand: Playwrights Canada Press. What a Young Wife Ought to Know Self and sex series Volume 3 of Self and sex series: For women: Author: Emma Frances Angell Drake: Publisher: Vir, Original from: Harvard University: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan4/5(2).

What a Young Wife Ought to Know is loosely inspired by the Dear Doctor Stopes letters, as well as by another book of similar letters published intitled Maternity: Letters From Working Women and edited by Margaret Llewelyn Davis (another reformer of the day).

I have included phrases and turns-of-phrase lifted directly from the letters in. Conwell, in his little book, "Manhood's Morning," estimates that there are twelve million young men in the United States between fourteen and twenty- eight years of age; that these twelve million young men represent latent physical force enough to dig the iron ore from the mines, manufacture it into wire, lay the foundation and construct.

What a young wife ought to know / by Emma F. Angell Drake. About this Book. Drake, Emma F. Angell (Emma Frances Angell), View full catalog record. First, the most important thing, as imparted to us by Emma Frances Angell Drake in 's What a Young Wife Ought to Know: "From the wedding day, the young.

Self and Sex Series: What a Young Girl Ought to Know; What a Young Woman Ought to Know; What a Young Wife Ought to Know; What a Woman of 45 Ought to Know, Mrs. Mary Wood-Allen, M.D., Mrs. Emma F. Angell Drake, M.D. (The John C. Winston Co., Philadelphia, PA.,) 7" x 5", pp pp pp pp, hardbound in blue cloth with original dust jackets.

Includes a few. Available in PDF, epub, and Kindle ebook. This book has pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in Description. Sylvanus Stall was a United States Lutheran pastor who wrote quite a few books on sex education and the dangers of : Sylvanus Stall.

What a Young Wife Ought to Know by Hannah Moscovitch. Inspired by true stories of young women during the birth control movement in the early 20 th century, this unflinching love story follows a young working class woman in Ottawa.

In a time where information on sexual health is withheld from her, Sophie is forced to exist in a society that refuses to acknowledge her as a person with desire.

In my last column, I reviewed What a Young Wife Ought to Know () by Emma Drake. It was part of a “sex and self” series that focused on what a young woman should do to establish a successful Victorian-like home at the turn of the last American century and one of two books my wife plucked off the shelf at a used book store.

She spent eight dollars for the pair. Set in s Ottawa, What a Young Wife Ought to Know tells the story of Sophie, a young working-class wife who has a lot to learn about love, sex, and birth control.

An examination of the destructive shame enacted upon women in western society for centuries via the withholding of knowledge, What a Young Wife Ought to Know is also a sensual.What A Young Wife Ought to Know (Book): Moscovitch, Hannah: "In an unflinching look at love, sex, and fertility, and inspired by real stories of mothers during the Canadian birth-control movement of the early twentieth century, one of Canada's most celebrated playwrights vividly recreates a couple's struggles with reproduction.

It's Ottawa in the s, before birth control is legalized.What A Young Wife Ought to Know (Book): Moscovitch, Hannah.