The New Housekeeper's Manual: Embracing a New Revised Edition of The American Woman's Home; Or, Principles of Domestic Science. Being a Guide to Economical, Healthful, Beautiful, and Christian Homes. By Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe. Toge
Place Published: New York
Publisher: J. B. Ford and Company
Date Published: 1873
Book Id: 29500
591; 10pp. Octavo [21 cm] Green cloth covered boards with gilt and black ink stamped titles and designs on the spine and front cover. All edges gilt. Good only. The covers are rubbed. The cloth is frayed along the edges. The underlying boards are exposed along the edges. The spine is darkened. There are several small light stains on the covers. The cloth is rippled along the bottom edge of the front cover. There are numerous small tears in the cloth at the ends of the spine. The corners of the covers are bumped. There are a couple of small stains on the front free endsheet. The pages are browned. The pages are occasionally discolored, because recipes have been tucked in. There is minor soiling sporadically on the pages. The front flyleaf has a contemporary owner's name in pencil. Pencil notations on the verso of the rear flyleaf. The book is sturdy.
Subjects include The Providing and Care of Family Stores, Desserts and Evening Parties, Stews and Soups, and much more.