Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes

Handy book of the household


subjects: household materials,

  • 1. The handy book of the household: containing useful information about beds, bleaching, boxes, boots, carpets, curtains, disinfectants, dyes, domestic matters, fabrics, filters, firewood, furniture, glass, gloves, kitchen ware, lamps, mats, etc.
    15.0 x 10.0 cm   Pp [i-vi] [1] 2-188  
    GB:   LB   *OB  

    The BMCat and Bodleian Library both date this work as [1892].
    Binding: red cloth.
    Chapters not mentioned in the title concern corks, furs, knitted articles, leather, marble, metals, paper, pictures and picture frames, rugs, stains and starches. The chapters, a subject to each, are arranged alphabetically.