Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes

Beeton's domestic service guide for the general servant

By BEETON, Samuel Orchart

subjects: general servants, laundrymaids,

  • 1. Beeton's domestic service guide for the general servant, the laundry maid, the dairy maid: being a clear account of the individual duties of each servant, with useful recipes for aiding their work, and general information in engaging and leaving situations.
    13.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [1-3] 4-32   [1d
    GB:   *Priv coll  

    The publication date was probably around 1871. Binding: brown paper. The cover has: "First edition. 10,000. Beeton's penny general servant's book No. 2. Detailing her duties, and describing the right way and time to do her work. With useful recipes to assist her in doing it'. There are 135 numbered paragraphs.