Old Wives For New

A Novel by David Graham Phillips

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC

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FormatPaperback
Number of Pages504
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Open LibraryOL10587185M
ISBN 100548459207
ISBN 109780548459201

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In scene after scene, Old Wives for New () must have startled its original audiences. The "old" wife, grown fat and slovenly, eats bonbons and reads the Bible while ignoring her family. The "new" wife is no innocent flower but a successful, independent businesswoman.

An old roue leaves his own wife at home while he dallies with young gold diggers who have a most casual. Page - Lavendar, a very human and lovable " preacher," is the connecting link between these dramatic stories from life.

HE FELL IN LOVE WITH HIS WIFE. By EP Roe. With frontispiece. The hero is a farmer — a man with honest, sincere views of life. Beieft of his wife, his home is cared for by a succession of domestics of varying degrees of inefficiency until, from a most.

Taking in money saving ideas, gardening knowledge, household management and age-old remedies, it offers both seasoned advice and eccentric cures for a huge range of problems. Revealing that a great deal of old wives' lore does have its practical merit A combination of folklore and time-honoured advice, this book illuminates the history behind /5.

OLD WIVES FOR NEW takes a look at postwar mores and suggests that the status quo is no longer so. As the title implies this is a film about divorce and divorce as a solution to marital problems, a then unheard of idea which clearly sets the stage for what took place during the 's regarding public morality.

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Visit price comparison site for a complete price list of books in India. Old Wives for New is a American silent drama film directed by Cecil B. DeMille. Prints of the film survive at the International Museum of Photography and Film at George Eastman House.

Plot. As described in a film magazine, disgusted by the unattractive, slovenly appearance of his wife Sophy (Ashton), Charles Murdock (Dexter) goes on a long. Old Wives for New is quite an exciting pic, though it has its narrative flaws and not everything that is being shown can be accepted without questioning.

It has a good (modern) soundtrack played on a movie organ and compiled of period songs (and uses one authentic recording for a record that is actually shown being played in a key scene). This familiar old wives’ tale has been corroborated by science.

Hot soup has been used as a cold remedy since at least the 12th century. And, according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), it really can help open congested sinuses and ease the. Get this from a library. Old wives for new: a novel. [David Graham Phillips] -- "When a rich man's wife gains too much weight, they divorce by mutual consent and seek new partners." Cf.

Hanna, A. Mirror for the nation. Old wives for new based on the book by David Graham Phillips. Originally released as silent motion pictures in (The Whispering chorus) and (Old wives for new).Cast: Old wives for new: Elliott Dexter, Florence Vidor, Sylvia Ashton, Theodore whispering chorus: Kathlyn Williams, Edythe Chapman.

The Old Wives' Tale is just an example of how underrated much nineteenth-century writing is. This book involves you at every level, and every so often one gasps at another surprise (not mentioned in the other reviews).

Wonderfully balanced writing of the very different lives of Sophia and Constance. Directed by Cecil B. DeMille. With Elliott Dexter, Florence Vidor, Sylvia Ashton, Wanda Hawley.

Charles Murdock neglects his fat and lazy wife in favor of Juliet Raeburn but, when Juliet's name is involved in murder, he marries Viola and takes her to Paris. Written especially for Christian wives, these books address topics such as communication, intimacy, sexuality, and gender differences.

Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. Conversations on the New You. Miriam Neff. Miriam Neff. Moody Publishers / / Trade Paperback. $ Retail: $ Save 33% ($) Stars Out Of 5 Genre/Form: Fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Phillips, David Graham, Old wives for new.

New York, Grosset and Dunlap []. TO WIVES* W ith few exceptions, our book thus far has spoken of men. But what we have said applies would surprise us with fresh resolves and new atten­ tions.

For a while they would be their old sweet selves, only to dash the new structure of affection to pieces once more. Asked why they commenced to drink again, they would reply with some.

Old Wives for New cost $66, and grossed $, (These figures have not been adjusted for inflation nor do they include the considerable profits realized from reissues, television syndication, and home entertainment formats.).

True(ish): Researchers found that cows stand up for longer periods when it’s hot, proving a link between their behaviour and the weather. It’s also suggested that cows lie down when it’s colder, which is often what happens to the climate just before it rains.

Two blue-eyed parents can’t produce a brown-eyed child. In May ofHousekeeping Monthly published an article entitled, “The Good Wife’s Guide,” detailing all the ways that a wife should act and how best she can be a partner to her husband.

This little book is not only informative, exploring the truths (or untruths) of old wives' tales, but it is also vastly entertaining. Many entries include interesting facts connected to the tale in question, and often, entries will trace the superstition, object, or pattern as it has occurred throughout history/5(7).

Old Wives for New by David Graham Phillips ( HC Out of print Rare) VG Cond. Shipped with USPS Media Mail. The binding is loose on this book. For condition please refer to the pictures. For more pictures or questions please email Rating: % positive.

Old wives for new based on the book by David Graham Phillips. Originally released as silent motion pictures in (The Whispering chorus) and (Old wives for new). Cast: Old wives for new: Elliott Dexter, Florence Vidor, Sylvia Ashton, Theodore Roberts. The whispering chorus: Kathlyn Williams, Edythe Chapman.

Target Audience: Not rated. Old Wives for New () by popegrutch This feature-length drama by Cecil B. DeMille shows his more sophisticated side, after opening his career with simple Westerns like “ The Squaw Man ” and “ The Virginian,” and moving into racier material with “.

Condition: New. The Old Wives' Tale (Volume I). Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller The Old Wives' Tale (The Modern Library of the World's Best Books ML ) Bennett, Arnold. Published by The Modern Library () Used.

Hardcover. This book from the host of On Being asks what it means to be human and who we are when we’re our best selves.

And if we are ever to be successful, we must bring our best selves to marriage. This is required reading for husbands, wives, and anyone who wants to live their lives with curiosity, joy, and deep authenticity. Old Wives for New () *** (out of 4) Charles Murdock (Elliott Dexter), a rich oil man, begins to neglect his wife (Sylvia Ashton) because he feels she has let herself go by gaining too much weight and just sitting around the house all day.

On a hunting trip with his son he falls for the younger and prettier Juliet (Florence Vidor) but she. Charles Murdock neglects his fat and lazy wife in favor of Juliet Raeburn but, when Juliet's name is involved in murder, he marries Viola and takes her to Paris. ‎Old Wives for New () directed by Cecil B.

DeMille • Reviews, film + cast • Letterboxd. Originally released as silent motion pictures in (The Whispering chorus) and (Old wives for new). Old wives for new based on the book by David Graham Phillips. Credits: Old wives for new: director, Cecil B. DeMille ; screenplay, Jeanie Macpherson.

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