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Domestic service in the present day

By LEWIS, Elinor

subjects: servants, conduct, servants, duties: general,

  • 1. Domestic service in the present day. Hints to mistresses and maids. By Mrs. Lewis, author of The Meopham Sampler, "Wools and how to use them', "The Victoria cards', etc. Fifth thousand.
    1889
    15.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [1-7] 8-87  
    GB:   LB   *LoEN  

    Author's name from BMCat. The BMCat lists two separate copies of this edition. One, which has been destroyed, had a different title-page and was published London: E. Stock [1889].
    The book is in two parts, covering general remarks on domestic service and particular instructions for cooks, housemaids and parlourmaids.