Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
PANTON, Jane Ellen 1848-1923
See also: Domestic economy.
- Way they should go, the
["The way they should go', 1896]
The BMCat lists an edition of "The way they should go. Hints to young parents' as published London: Downey & Co 1896.
- From Kitchen to garret
From Kitchen to garret / hints for young householders by J.E. Panton / author of "Country sketches in black and white' "The Curate's wife' "Less than kin' "Dear wife' "A tangled chain' etc.
19.0 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-v] vi [vii-viii]  2-231 illus
Binding: red cloth with a cover design showing a plant bowl.
The book is based on Jane Panton's articles in the "Lady's pictorial' magazine, which as she explains in the preface led to her becoming a professional interior decorator. It provides detailed advice on furnishing and decorating a house and on housekeeping routines.
[Title as 1888] Sixth edition
19.0 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-vii] viii [ix-xii]  2-243 5 full-page illus, illus
[Seventh edition, 1890]
The BMCat lists a seventh edition as published London: Ward and Downey 1890.
[Title as 1888] New and revised edition.
19.0 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-viii]  2-287 , [i-iv] ads frontis
GB: LB *OB
This is the eighth edition according to the preface, but the first revised edition. An index and a number of new illustrations have been added and the text is partly rewritten.
[An edition, 1896
The Beamish North of England Open Air Museum lists an edition as published London: Ward and Downey 1896.
- Homes of taste
["Homes of taste', 1890]
The BMCat lists an edition of "Homes of taste: economical hints' as published London: Sampson Low & Co 1890.
- Nooks and corners
Nooks and corners / being the companion volume to "From kitchen to garret'. By J.E. Panton / author of "By-paths and cross-roads' "The curate's wife' "A tangled chain' "Country sketches in black and white' etc. Illustrated.
19.0 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-viii]  2-241 [242-244] frontis,11 full- page illus, illus
GB: LB *OB
Binding: red and black cloth, gilt.
The book is addressed to the middle-class housewife and advises on household management and interior decoration.
- Suburban residences
Suburban residences and how to circumvent them / by J.E. Panton / author of "From kitchen to garret', "Nooks and corners', "Homes of taste', etc.
18.5 x 12.0 cm Pp iii-viii ads, [ix-xiii] xiv  2-303 , xi-xvi ads 4 pls, illus
GB: LB *OB
Binding: red cloth, gilt.
The book gives advice on organising household work, furnishing and decorating the house and the treatment of servants.
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