Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Beeton's service guide for the housekeeper

By BEETON, Samuel Orchart

subjects: menservants,

  • 1. Beeton's domestic service guide for the housekeeper, butler, footman, valet, coachman, groom: 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.
    [?1871?]
    13.5 x 10.5 cm   Pp [1-3] 4-48   [1d
    GB:   *Priv coll  

    The publication date was probably around 1871. Binding: brown paper.
    The front cover has: "Beeton's penny domestic service guide containing a clear account of the duties of housekeeper / butler / footman / valet / coachman / groom / with useful recipes for aiding their work... No. 4'. There are 162 numbered paragraphs.