10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SPINSTERSHIP»
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in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to spinstership
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Love, Sex, and Marriage: A Historical Thesaurus
... maidenhead al300; pucelage al536 - 1783; maidhood 1601 - 1881;
virginityship 1741; spinstry 1784 + 1894; spinstership 1816; spinsterism 1818 +
1874; discoverture [1818 + 1884 legal]; spinsterhood [1823 — => dated];
misshood 1861 + ...
Demographic survey in East Pakistan, 1961-62
Bachelor or Spinstership Besides calculating the age at first marriage by the
usual method of average, the technique followed in constructing a life table may
be utilized for calculating the age at which girls of different present ages would 0-
University of Dacca. Statistical Survey Research Unit, A. N. M. Muniruzzaman, Āsakāra Ibane Śāikha, 1965
The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art
Amid all her forebodings and apprehensions she finds something agreeable in
the bustle of preparation, and she rejoices at any rate to escape from a state of
despised spinstership. The call will be near the end of the month. William Adam ...
The New Monthly Magazine
... happy to say, was attained. Ah ! happy union, Head and Heart ! Away with
bachelorship and spinstership, and all praise to the ladies who have contributed
to the promotion of this worthy and desirable compact. A HOLIDAY TOUR IN
Memoirs and Correspondence (official and Familiar) of Sir ...
I leave all this to your spinstership's sagacity ; but remember, if you think this a
dull epistle, and you don't like my dance, you are no sister of Sir Robert's. , I wish
you had seen Mrs. Johnson at the ball. She was certainly, to a vulgar eye, one of
Sir Robert Murray Keith, Mrs. Gillespie Smyth, 1849
The Eclectic Medical Journal
Of course, any arguments about predetermined spinstership, and registered
vestal vows, are simply absurd. The stories of immured nuns, the history of '
Heloise," and the legend of the "Princess," all point the same moral. We now
Shadows and sunbeams: a 2nd ser. of Fern leaves from Fanny's ...
One longs to hear his lips give utterance to the burning thoughts which cause his
eye to kindle and his face to glow. A wiry sister (whose name should be " Martha,"
so careful, so troubled looks her spinstership) breaks the charmed spell by ...
Sarah Payson Parton, 1854
The Calcutta Law Reports of Cases Decided by the High Court, ...
... to furnish half-yearly a certificate from competent local authority, or from two
subscribers to the Flllld, of existince and continued widowhood; a certificate of
existence and where necessary, of spinstership also, shall be furnished in the
case of ...
India. Calcutta High Court, Peter O'Kinealy, Gilbert Stuart Henderson, 1881
Wives Rather Than Mistresses
Some of those women patients said they even preferred being a third or fourth
wife than being permanently held captive by spinstership. If this is the view of
science, a woman doctor can, to a greater degree of fidelity, describe what an ...
Socialization and Social Control in Ethiopia
Ayenew Bitowelegn, Dessalegn Bente, G H Gremont and Tekeste Berhan G
Mikael, Spinstership in Addis Abeba (senior paper), Addis Abeba University 1966
. Aymro Wondmagegnehu and J Motovu, The Ethiopian Orthodox Church, Addis
Reidulf Knut Molvaer, 1995
3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SPINSTERSHIP»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term spinstership
is used in the context of the following news items.
Happy 200th, Mr Darcy
... from - he saw a lively, humorous, intelligent bookworm, and loved her for it at a time when to be that sort of young lady was to invite spinstership. mr darcy & liz. «Stuff.co.nz, Jan 13»
UAE officials warn against marrying foreigners
"There is no specific definition of spinstership and there is no statistics in the UAE about this phenomenon… it is a relative issue about age of marriage… there is ... «ArabianBusiness.com, May 12»
Yemen Women oppose raising marriage age to 17
"There is a significant spinstership among female students in Yemen universities," she added. A delegation from the protesters met MP Sheikh Humaid al-Ahmar ... «Middle East Online, Feb 10»