Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Miss in the kitchen

By BURTON, Ella

subjects: anecdotes,

  • 1. Miss in the kitchen or a week's misadventures in housekeeping.
    1877
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-3] 4-31  
    GB:   LBL   *OBL  

    Ella Burton's first-person narrative describes how she attempted to cope with her own household chores while her servant was on a week's holiday. The conclusion she draws is that ladies ought, in their own interests, to learn housekeeping.