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equal moral standard for men and women report of papers read at a special meeting for women held in connection with the Social Section at the International Congress of Women, Convocation Hall, Church House June 30, 1899.

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Published by T. Fisher Unwin in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsInternational Congress of Women. Social Section.
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Open LibraryOL14398141M

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