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Book of domestic duties

By BOOK OF DOMESTIC DUTIES

subjects: essays,

  • 1. The book of domestic duties; an indispensable requisite for all young housekeepers. By the auhuthor of "The book of matrimony", &c.
    1835?
    14.0 x 8.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii] viii [9] 10-54   Tp engr
    GB:   *LBL  

    The date of publication is probably circa 1835.
    Despite the claim of the title the author's aim seems to be to correct and reprove the female sex, rather than to offer genuinely practical information, although he does include Mr. Leigh Hunt's receipt for making tea.