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Home and its duties

By LAURIE, Mrs J.W.

subjects: compendium,

  • 1. Home and its duties; a practical manual of domestic economy for schools and families. Contents. The home. Furniture and household work. Domestic servants. Hints and recipes. Food and its preparation. Cheap dishes. Clothing and needlework. Expenditure and saving. The sick-room. Sick-room cookery. Domestic animals. The cottage garden. New edition. Dedicated by permission to Miss Burdett Coutts.
    [1870]
    16.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-vi [1] 2-130   1s
    GB:   LB destroyed   *OB  

    Date from BMCat.

  • 2. — [Another edition, 1884]
    GB:   Priv coll  

    Another edition, one of "Lauries kensington series', was published London: Thomas Laurie 1884, according to information from a private collector.