The Woman Least Mentioned: Etiquette And Women's Names

  title={The Woman Least Mentioned: Etiquette And Women's Names},
  author={David M. Schaps},
  journal={The Classical Quarterly},
  pages={323 - 330}
  • D. Schaps
  • Published 1 December 1977
  • Philosophy
  • The Classical Quarterly
‘And if I must make some mention of the virtue of those wives who will now bein widowhood, I will indicate all with a brief word of advice. To be no worse thanyour proper nature, is a great honour for you; andgreat honour is hers, whose reputation among males is least, whether for praise or for blame.’ 
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