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Bicycling for ladies : the classic 1896 guide to skills, exercise, mechanics, and dress / Maria E. Ward with phtotgraphic support by Alice Austen.

Ward, Maria E., (author.). Austen, Alice, 1866-1952 (photographer.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Woodbury Public Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Woodbury Public Library 796.8 WARD (Text to phone) 34018150361659 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

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"Bicycling for Ladies was originally published in 1896 and titled The common Sense of Bicycling, Bicycling for Ladies: with Hints as to the Art of Wheeling-Advice to Beginners-Dress-Care of the Bicycle-Mechanics-Training-Exercise, etc, etc."--Title page verso
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Bicycling for Ladies is the trailblazing book that introduced women to bicycling and shocked a Victorian culture on its release in 1896. Today it remains comprehensive and useful, but also celebrates women's advancement in the sport and offers an inspiring, and amusing, look back.
Subject: Cycling.
Cycling for women.
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