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Woman's secret

By WOMAN'S

subjects: thrift, working-class,

  • 1. A woman's secret; or, how to make home happy. With an appendix containing recipes for preparing economical and nutritious food.
    1860
    14.0 x 8.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] [1] 2-66   frontis
    GB:   LB   *LoEN  

    The 3,000th impression. Using a narrative framework, the author explains how working-class wives can save their marriages and keep their husbands from the alehouse by learning how to budget.