The Practical Housekeeper: A Cyclopedia of Domestic Economy
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Stringer & Townsend
Date Published: 1857
Description: Illus. with 500 wood engravings. Small 4to, 599p., handsome modern binding, 3/4 leather over marbled boards, new endpapers. New York: Stringer & Townsend, 1857. A near fine copy.
Comments: Embraces Domestic education, The house & its furniture, Duties of the Mistress, Duties of the servant, The store room & marketing, Care of children & their food, The table & attendance, The art of cookery...Some minor staining on a few leaves. Lacks one leaf of index, which has been supplied in facsimile. Ex-libris Lucille Fillin Cookbook Collection. Lowenstein 743Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Book ID: 202303