Sylvain, Adrien ("A. Chaplain")
The Virtues and Defects of a Young Girl, At School and at Home
Red cloth 12mo, 183pp. "By the author of 'Golden Sands'," which was published in 1878. No author or date, attributed in OCLC to Adrien Sylvain and lists 4 copies printed in 1872 and 1 copy (presumably this edition) 1888. VG+ to Near Fine copy with peripheral wear including a few areas of fraying to the, primarily at the top edges of the boards and lower front corner, dampstain to the top of the textblock (not visible internally). Moral guidance and implicit etiquette, distinguished by its author as not being a "spiritual" book, but a reference on the organizing principles of piety by which young women may cultivate grace.