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WARREN, Mr@[pseud]   

  • How they mismanaged their house
  • Subjects: narratives, satire,

    • 1. How they mismanaged their house on L500 a year. A narrative, in one volume. By Mr. Warren.
      18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] [1] 2-256  
      GB:   LB   *OB  

      The title refers to Mrs. Liza Warren's "How I managed my house on two hundred pounds a year', and the author's name is clearly a pseudonym. The narrative is intended as a satire on popular domestic manuals and centres on the spendthrift O'Lavishes and their extravagant housekeeping.

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