Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes

Things everyone wants to know


subjects: compendium,

  • 1. Things everyone wants to know / a volume containing practical information on a great variety of everyday subjects, including: the dwelling-house / matters personal and domestic / cooking in all its branches / etiquette, marriage and the household / our bodies in health and sickness / hints on business and mental culture / the garden and live stock / recreations / tables, &c. &c.
    19.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] 1-415, [i-viii] publ ads   [2s 6d
    GB:   *OB  

    Date from OB catalogue. With index. Binding: patterned red and black cloth, gilt. Price from publisher's advertisement. A different proverb or maxim runs across the foot of each page, printed in italics.