Female Complaints: Lydia Pinkham and the Business of Women's Medicine

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Norton, Jan 1, 1979 - Advertising - 304 pages
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Changing cultural attitudes toward female sexuality are illuminated in an account of Lydia Pinkham and her famous Vegetable Compound, a patent medicine for female ailments

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SARAH STAGE is professor of women's studies at Arizona State University West. Her books include Female complaints: Lydia Pinkham and the Business of Women's Medicine (1979). Rethinking Women and Home Economics in the Twentieth Century (1997), and Women and the Progressive Impulse in American Politics, 1890-1914 (forthcoming).

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