Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Comfort and cleanliness

By BUCKTON, Mrs Catherine M.

subjects: servants, duties: general, hygiene,

  • 1. Comfort and cleanliness / the servant and mistress question / by Mrs. Catherine M. Buckton / late member of the Leeds School Board / author of "Health in the house' etc.
    1898
    17.5 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-vi] [1] 2-96   3 full-page illus, illus
    GB:   LB   *LoEN  
    US:   DLC  

    With index.
    Binding: brown cloth.
    The book is in two parts. Part I deals with the house, ventilation, lighting, decorations, carpets and cleaning. Part II gives a summary of housework routines for households keeping two servants, with methods, recipes, requisites and schemes for "dismantling' and "remantling'.