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Romance and Courtship

Dating and Courtship Manuals

The materials listed here present a wide variety of advice literature for dating and courtship across time and printed formats. They are grouped in broad chronological categories. Also included on this page are periodicals and general reference materials related to dating and courtship.

Late 19th- and Early 20th-Century Guides

Mid-20th-Century Guides

Modern Guides: 1980 to the present

Periodicals and Reference Works