Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
Book of Martha
The book of Martha / by the Hon Mrs. Dowdall / with a frontispiece by Augustus John.
GB: LB OB *OPo(F)
The narrative describes the author's own experiences of managing servants. Augustus John's frontispiece shows a worried housewife beset by tradesmen, children and domestic servants.
Frontispiece from The book of Martha