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Lady Bountiful's legacy

By TIMBS, John

subjects: anecdotes,

  • 1. Lady Bountiful's legacy to her family and friends. A book of practical instructions & duties, counsels & experiences, anecdotes, hints & recipes, in housekeeping & domestic management. Calculated to increase the comforts of house and home. Edited by John Timbs, author of "Nooks and corners of English Life', etc.
    1868
    18.5 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv [v] vi-viii [1] 2-375 [376]  
    GB:   LB   *OB  

    The author's practical instructions are interwoven with more general advice and with anecdotes on the history of housewifery.