Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes

Common-sense housekeeping

By HAMER, Mrs Sarah Sharp

subjects: narratives, household routines,

  • 1. Common-sense housekeeping. By Phillis Browne. Fourth thousand.
    16.5 x 10.5 cm   Pp [i-v] vi [vii-viii] [9] 10-255 [256], [1] 2-4 publ ads   [2s 6d
    GB:   LB   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  
    US:   LOC  

    Date from BMCat and OB catalogue.
    Binding: purple and black cloth,gilt.
    This is one of "The ladies' household library', and the contents appeared originally in "Cassell's family magazine'. The style is personal with such chapter headings as "How I managed my servants'. An advertisement in Phillis Browne's "A year's cookery' gives the price as 2s 6d.