Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Pearson's home management

By ISOBEL

subjects: general,

  • 1. Pearson's | home management | edited by | "Isobel" | containing information on | the management of the house | plain cookery | high-class cookery | the folding of serviettes | the duties of servants | laundry work | furnishing and decorating | the toilet | poultry-keeping | gardening | home doctoring | legal points | etc., etc. | with many coloured and full-page illustrations
    London: C. Arthur Pearson Ltd; 1904
    21.5 x 13.5 cm   Pp [1-4] ads, [i-iv] v [vi] vii-ix [x-xii] xiii-xlv [xlvi-xlviii], [1] 2-994, [i-xiv] ads   Maroon cloth
    GB:   LB   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  

    More than three-quarters of the text is about cookery. The book includes contributions from Mrs Charlotte Eliza Humphry, Mrs Margaret E. Rattray, Mr Wootton and Dr Leney.
    The LB copy lacks the half-title and leaves of advertisements at front and back.

  • 2. — [Another edition, nd]

    CBCat 11/76 records an undated edition of 994 pages.% 2201