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Ungovernable: The Victorian Parent's Guide to Raising Flawless Children

Author: Therese Oneill.

Ungovernable: The Victorian Parent's Guide to Raising Flawless Children

Author: Therese Oneill.

$25.00 $5.98
Item #: D33264
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Publication Date: 2019
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 9780316481908
Starting a family in the Victorian era was a serious business, with parents needing to know what sexual positions and room decor will help you conceive a son, how much heroin and cyanide you can safely consume while pregnant, and how to select the best peasant teat for your child. In this illustrated guide, Therese Oneill conducts an unforgettable tour throu... More
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Starting a family in the Victorian era was a serious business, with parents needing to know what sexual positions and room decor will help you conceive a son, how much heroin and cyanide you can safely consume while pregnant, and how to select the best peasant teat for your child. In this illustrated guide, Therese Oneill conducts an unforgettable tour through the backwards, pseudoscientific, downright bizarre parenting fashions of the Victorians, finding the humor in the age-old struggle to bring up baby.


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