Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
GREGORY, Edward William
- The art and craft of home-making
The art and craft of home-making / with an appendix of 200 household recipes / by Edward W. Gregory / illustrated by a hundred pen-and-ink drawings by the author & thirty photographs.
20.5 x 16.0 cm Pp [i-iv] v-vii [viii] ix-x 1-190, [1-8] ads frontis col, 16 pls, 6 full-page illus, illus
GB: LB NtCo *OPo(F)
The preface is dated 1913.
The contents include taking a house, furnishing and decorating the various rooms and chapters on "things that get out of order' and "indoor air'. There is an appendix of furnishing costs, an index and a number of architectural plans. The reader is assumed to be a householder with sufficient means to employ several servants.
[Second edition, 1925]
The BMCat lists a second edition, thoroughly revised, as published London: B.T. Batsford 1925.
[Reissued second edition, ]
The BMCat lists a reissue of the second edition, with a different title-page, as published London: B.T. Batsford .
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