Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Hints to housewives

By MACMILLAN, Mrs Georgiana

subjects: general,

  • 1. Hints to housewives | on several points, particularly on the | preparation of economical | and tasteful dishes. | By Mrs. Frederick.
    London: Macmillan and Co; 1880
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii, [1] 2-142, [i-ii] publ ads   White cloth with 3 rows of kitchen containers on front
    GB:   *LoEN   OB  
    US:   MCR  

    The title-page and the dedication on page v are printed in red and black. Most of the text is about cookery; only a few remarks in the first chapter concern housekeeping. The last chapter, XIV, is entitled "American recipes'.

  • 2. — [Another edition, second, 1880]
    GB:   Priv coll  

    A private collector reports in her collection the second edition, London: Macmillan and Co, 1880. An advertisement in John Milner Fothergill's "Food for the invalid', 1880, cites 2s 6d as the price of the second edition.% 2556