Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


By HOMERSHAM, E. Margery

subjects: compendium,

  • 1. Housewifery. By E. Margery Homersham / associate of the Sanitary Institute / authoress of "Home nursing".
    16.0 x 10.0 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii 1-71, [72-76] ads and table   [6d on cover]
    GB:   *LoEN  

    The preface is dated 1899.
    Binding: pink paper.
    Subjects included are the house, house furnishing, cleaning, laundry, stores, servants, table-laying and accounts. A house account table is appended.
    The BMCat lists an apparently identical work under the name Samuel Collett Homersham, although the British Library copy has been destroyed and so the reason for the discrepancy is unclear.