London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1912. First Edition. Octavo (19cm.); original red pictorial cloth double-ruled in black, upper cover and spine lettered in gilt; xxvi,324pp. International anthology of pieces on women, nearly all by men, including works by Joseph Addison, Jacques Bénigne Bossuet, Cicero, Erasmus, Lafcadio Hearn, Martin Luther, Sappho, and Tolstoy, as well as Arabian, Chinese, and Japanese proverbs.