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Domestic servants

By BAINES, M.A.

subjects: servants, letters,

  • 1. Domestic servants, as they are and as they ought to be. A few friendly hints to employers. With some revelations of kitchen life and tricks of trade. By a practical mistress of a household.
    [1859]
    20.5 x 13.0 cm   Pp [1-4] 5-22   6d
    GB:   *LB  

    Date from preface.%Author's name from BMCat. These admonishments to young housekeepers take the form of a series of letters, which were first published in the "Brighton Gazette'. Some additional hints and suggestions have been included.