An Encyclopaedia of Domestic Economy: Comprising Subjects Connected with the Interests of Every Individual; such as the construction of domestic edifices; furniture; carriages, and instruments of domestic use. Also, animal and vegetable substances used as food, and the methods of preserving and preparing them by cooking; receipts, etc materials employed in dress and the toilet; business of the laundry; preservation of health; domestic medicines, &c, &c

Webster, T. (Thomas); Mrs. (William) Parkes; Edited by D. M. Reese

Published by Harper & Brothers for Henry Hill, New York, 1848
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Bound in embossed leather boards with decorative gilt lettering on the spine; this original hardcover binding is solid and holding well with the hinges being reinforced by clear tape. The interior is clean with previous owner's name in light pencil on the front fly. The text is clean and unmarked with light scattered foxing. NOT ex-library. A clean, quite usable copy. Illustrated with nearly 1000 woodcut engravings. As the lengthy title suggests this work was as encyclopedic as possible and forms the indispensable guide to the early Victorian home. Bookseller Inventory # 004280

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Title: An Encyclopaedia of Domestic Economy: ...

Publisher: Harper & Brothers for Henry Hill, New York

Publication Date: 1848

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

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