Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
PRAGA, Mrs Alfred
See also: Domestic economy.
- Dainty dinner tables
["Dainty dinner tables', 1907]
GB: LB LoEN
The BMCat lists an edition of "Dainty dinner tables, and how to decorate them' as published London and Felling-on-Tyne: Walter Scott Publishing Co 1907.
Appearances / how to keep them up on a limited income / by Mrs Alfred Praga / author of "Dinners of the day", "Starting housekeeping", etc.
18.5 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-vi] 1-176, [1-2] 3-16 publ ads
GB: LB *OB
Binding: blue and red patterned cloth.
The book takes the form of a first person narrative, in which the author recounts her successes at training servants and managing her home and money. The reader is presumed to be young, middle-class and newly married.
- How to furnish
["How to furnish', 1901]
The BMCat lists an edition of "How to furnish well and cheaply ... partly reprinted from "The Daily Telegraph", as published London: G. Newnes, 1901.
- How to keep house
How to keep house on L200 a year / by Mrs Alfred Praga / author of "Dinners of the day" etc. etc.
18.0 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-vi] ads, [vii-x] xi-xii [13-14] 15-155 , [i-iv] ads
GB: LB *OB
Binding: red cloth, with a cover design of pounds, shillings and pence signs printed in white.
- Starting housekeeping
Starting housekeeping / by Mrs Alfred Praga / reprinted by kind permission of the proprietors of "The Daily Telegraph".
18.5 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii-ix [x]  2-151
GB: LB LoEN *OB
Binding: blue cloth, with title in red.
The contents are similar to "Appearances' by the same author, but without the autobiographical narrative.
Subjects: table decoration,
Subjects: household routines,
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