The American Woman's Home: Or, Principles of Domestic Science; Being A Guide to the Formation and Maintenance of Economical, Healthful, and Christian Homes

Beecher, Catharine E.; Stowe, Harriet Beecher

Published by J.B. Ford and Company, New York, 1869
Condition: Good Hardcover
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Brown cloth w/elaborate gilt spine decorations and reproduction author signatures to front board, beveled edges. Minor wear head and heel of spine, tips of corners rubbed. Previous owner gift inscription to front endpaper. Text has a definate wave, is overall clean and bright but does show the occasional thumb smudge, sporadic light foxing. Beautiful engraved frontis with tissue guard, facing engraved title page. Illustrated throughout. Chapters include: The Christian Family, Scientific Domestic Ventilation, Stoves, Furnaces and Chimneys, Home Decoration, The Care of Health, Domestic Exercise, Healthful Food, Healthful Drinks, Cleanliness, Clothing, Good Cooking, Early Rising, Domestic Manners, Good Temper in the Housekeeper, Habits of System and Order, Giving In Charity, Economy of Time and Expense, Health of Mind, The Care of Infants, The Management of Young Children, Domesitc Amusements and Social Duties, Care of the Aged, Care of Servants, Care of the Sick, Accidents and Antidotes, Sewing Cutting and Mending, Fires and Lights, The Care of Rooms, The Care of Yards and Gardens, The Propagation of Plants, The Cultivation of Fruit, The Care of Domestic Animals, Earth-Closets, Warming and Ventilation, Care of the Homeless The Helpless and the Vicious, The Christian Neighborhood, with an Appeal to American Women, Glossary of Words and References, and Analytical Index. Bookseller Inventory # A61710BA

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Title: The American Woman's Home: Or, Principles of...

Publisher: J.B. Ford and Company, New York

Publication Date: 1869

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Edition: First Edition

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