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Hughes's domestic economy

By HUGHES, Joseph

subjects: domestic science, teaching,

  • 1. Hughes's domestic economy. Sec. I. Human physiology (elements of). By Walker Overend, B.A. (Oxon.), B.Sc. (Lond.), Late scholar of Balliol College and Radcliffe Travelling Fellow. Sec. II. Domestic hygiene. By Elizabeth J. Moffitt, B.Sc. (Lond.) Sec III. Preparation of food for the sick. By Alfred Carpenter, M.D., D.P.H. Examiner to the London and Cambridge Universities. Sec. IV. Plain cookery. By Mrs. B.W. Gothard. Gold medallist in cookery, &c. Sec. V. Clothing and laundry work. By Miss Mann. Lecturer at the Domestic Economy Training School, Liverpool. Sec. VI. Household management, expenses, and investments. By Mrs. Burgwin. Member of the executive, Nation Union of Teachers; Head Mistress Orange Street Board School, Southwark. Sec. VII. How to make the home pretty. By May Morris.
    18.0 x 12.0 cm   Pp [1-11] 12-448, [i-viii] publ ads   illus
    GB:   LB   *OB  

  • 2. — [Title as first edition]
    18.0 x 11.5 cm   Pp [3-11] 12-511 [512]   2 full-page illus, illus
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

  • 3. — Domestic economy for teachers / revised by John C. Horobin, M.A. (Cantab.) Principal of Cavendish College, Cambridge / member of the executive of the N.U.T. / member of the London School Board &c. &c. with one hundred and sixty-six illustrations.
    18.5 x 12.0 cm   Pp [i-vii] viii [ix-xi] 12 [13] 14-463   illus
    GB:   LB   *OPo(F)  

    Despite the change of title and author, the contents of this edition are the same as for the first edition, with the addition of an eighth section, "Nursing and first aid' by Mrs M.A. Horobin.

  • 4. — [Another edition, 1899]
    US:   DLC  

    The NUCat lists another edition, title as for the 1898 edition, as published, London, New York [etc.]: T. Nelson and sons 1899.