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The house-keeper's guide, in the prudent management of their affairs

By HOUSE-KEEPER

subjects: household management,

  • 1. The house-keeper's guide, in the prudent management of their affairs, being several observations relating to the orderly and discreet government of private families, grounded upon reason, experience, and the Word of God. etc.1
    London: printed for A. Bosvile   1706
    264 p. frontis  
    US:   DFo   MH   PU  

    1. The preface is signed 'C. R.'
    2. Oxford states: 'The book is purely devotional, and is entered here as a warning to collectors who may see the title in a catalogueÓ; and then goes on to quote from 'A Servants Prayer', which is self-demeaning in the extreme.

    Oxford, pp. 50-1