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Domestic service guide


subjects: servants, duties: general, compendium,

  • 1. The domestic service guide / to housekeeping; practical cookery; pickling and preserving / household work; dairy management; the table and dessert; cellarage of wines; home-brewing and wine-making; the boudoir and dressing-room; travelling; stable economy; gardening operations, etc.; being a handbook of the duties of the housekeeper, cook, lady's maid, nursery-maid, housemaid, laundrymaid, dairy-maid, butler, valet, footman, coachman, groom, gardener. From the best and latest authorities, and the communications of heads of families, in several hundred new receipts.
    19.5 x 11.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-xii [1] 2-420 [1] 2-4 ads   frontis, title-page engr
    GB:   *LB   LoEN