Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
HALE, Mrs Sarah Josepha Buell 1788-1879
Sarah Hale published a number of poetry anthologies and a collection of her own poems, whose title-page describes her as "a lady of New Hampshire'.
- New household receipt-book
The new household receipt-book: containing maxims, directions, and specifics, for promoting health, comfort, and improvement in the household. By Mrs. Sarah Hale.
16.5 x 10.0 cm Pp [9-13] 14-631 2 full-page illus, illus
GB: LB OB *OPo(F)
Binding: brown cloth, gilt.
One of "Nelson's household library'. The contents are arranged in seven parts, and cover home and its employments, health and beauty, home pursuits and domestic arts, domestic economy, woman's role as mistress of a household, mother, nurse or maid, agriculture and gardening, and miscellaneous receipts.
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