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Letters About Missusses, or By A Maid of All-Work: Addressed To the Editor of Dignese, to a Friend in Teh Neighbourhood. In Which She Sets Forth Ina Peculiarly Interesting Manner, the Domestic Grievances of Domestioc Servants in General

Crick, Susan (pseud). Diogenes (ed)

Published by Houlston & Stoneman, London, 1854
Condition: Near Fine
From Johnnycake Books ABAA, ILAB (Salisbury, CT, U.S.A.)

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Rare comic treatise on the English maid-of-all-work, comically illustrated by Walter Gillipen (sic). 86 pp, illustrtated with 10 full page wood engravinsg and about 10 vignettes in text. Contents fine, with neat PON dated 1854 top title page. Early - mid 20thC rebound in green quarter leather, marbled boards (and endpapers), pressed gilt titles front board. Corners scuffed and spine a tad faded. Scarce - and hilarious to boot! No auction records available. Bookseller Inventory # 001707

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Title: Letters About Missusses, or By A Maid of ...

Publisher: Houlston & Stoneman, London

Publication Date: 1854

Binding: Half-Leather

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dustjacket

Edition: Presumed First Edition.

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