Mid-Nineteenth Century volume. Full brown leather, with gilt spine titles. Front board detatched, as are the first three (3) pages, that include the title page. Rear hinge weak but holding. Title page lists the varied house cleaning directions included, plus mentions 'numerous additional information for Removing Stains from Silks, Woolen, Cottons, etc." Also stated is that it is "A Companion to Miss Leslie's Lady's New Receipt-Book". Scattered light foxing throughout. Appendix and Index at rear. ALSO 10 page Index for the companion volume of cooking recipes, AND 24 pages of advertising of publishers other titles. Rear blank end-paper lacking. A fabulous hard to find item in the original. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Miss Leslie's Lady's House-Book; A Manual of...
Publisher: Henry Carey Baird
Publication Date: 1856
Book Condition: Good +
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