Household Books Published in Britain
How they mismanaged their house
How they mismanaged their house on L500 a year. A narrative, in one volume. By Mr. Warren.
18.5 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-ii]  2-256
GB: LB *OB
The title refers to Mrs. Liza Warren's "How I managed my house on two hundred pounds a year', and the author's name is clearly a pseudonym. The narrative is intended as a satire on popular domestic manuals and centres on the spendthrift O'Lavishes and their extravagant housekeeping.