Household Books Published in Britain
Hints to housewives
Hints to housewives | on several points, particularly on the | preparation of economical | and tasteful dishes. | By Mrs. Frederick.
London: Macmillan and Co; 1880
18.0 x 12.0 cm Pp [i-vii] viii,  2-142, [i-ii] publ ads 2 small num illus of a griddle on p 131 and a muffin pan on p 133
GB: *LoEN OB
The title-page and the dedication on page v are printed in red and black. Most of the text is about cookery; only a few remarks in the first chapter concern housekeeping. The last chapter, XIV, is entitled "American recipes'.
[Another edition, second, 1880]
GB: Priv coll
A private collector reports in her collection the second edition, London: Macmillan and Co, 1880. An advertisement in John Milner Fothergill's "Food for the invalid', 1880, cites 2s 6d as the price of the second edition.% 2556