Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
- Home book; or, young housekeeper's assistant
The home book; or, young housekeeper's assistant: forming a complete system of domestic economy, and household accounts. With estimates of expenditure, &c. &c. in every department of housekeeping founded on forty-five years personal experience. By a lady.
18.5 x 10.5 cm Pp [i-iii] iv [v] vi-vii [viii]  2-175 
GB: LB OB *OPo(F)
Cited in Oxford, p 163. The book takes the form of ten letters addressed to the author's granddaughter, with the addition of a preface, appendices and a cautionary tale entitled "Henry and Clara. A tale for young married people'. Unusually the printer's colophon gives the name of a woman printer, Anne Maurice of Fenchurch-street, London.
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