Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Women's book

By JACK, Florence B.

subjects: compendium,

  • 1. The women's book /c ontains everything a woman ought to know / edited by Florence B. Jack, late principal of the School of the Domestic Arts, Edinburgh, and Rita Strauss, assisted by many expert contributors.
    1911
    23.0 x 16.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] v-viii [1] 2-734 [i-viii] ads   illus
    GB:   GrART   LB   *OB  
    US:   MCR  

    In addition to the usual material relating to women's domestic lives, there are sections describing other kinds of work available to middle-class women, ranging from unpaid social and philanthropic work to careers in politics, commerce and agriculture.

  • 2. — [Title as first edition] Revised edition
    22.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-x] x-xii 1-719   illus
    GB:   LB   OPo(F)