The Pocket: A Hidden History of Women's Lives. 1660-1900.
What did they keep in their pockets? For a few centuries, women of all classes used tie-on pockets to manage their lives. The authors researched pockets that survive in museums as well as diaries, letters, criminal trials, inventories, novels, advertisements, and more primary sources to tell the story of pockets. Real, solemn pockets. Pretty paperback printed on quality paper. Yale University Press. 2020. NEW. $22.00