[DOMESTIC SCIENCE] The Ladies' Indispensable Companion and Housekeepers' Guide, published with Ladies' Domestic Economy and Housekeepers' Guide; Embracing Rules of Etiquette: Rules for the Formation of Good Habits; and a great Variety of Medical Recipes. To Which is added one of the Best Systems of Cookery. Anon, By An Experienced Cook.
[DOMESTIC SCIENCE] The Ladies' Indispensable Companion and Housekeepers' Guide, published with Ladies' Domestic Economy and Housekeepers' Guide; Embracing Rules of Etiquette: Rules for the Formation of Good Habits; and a great Variety of Medical Recipes. To Which is added one of the Best Systems of Cookery
[DOMESTIC SCIENCE] The Ladies' Indispensable Companion and Housekeepers' Guide, published with Ladies' Domestic Economy and Housekeepers' Guide; Embracing Rules of Etiquette: Rules for the Formation of Good Habits; and a great Variety of Medical Recipes. To Which is added one of the Best Systems of Cookery

[DOMESTIC SCIENCE] The Ladies' Indispensable Companion and Housekeepers' Guide, published with Ladies' Domestic Economy and Housekeepers' Guide; Embracing Rules of Etiquette: Rules for the Formation of Good Habits; and a great Variety of Medical Recipes. To Which is added one of the Best Systems of Cookery

New York: H. Dayton, 1858. Hardcover. 126 pages. 23 x 15 cm. Similar to earlier edition Ladies' Indispensable Assistant (1852) but with some medical updates and insights into vaccinations. Text provides guidance to recognize various illnesses with treatments with 14 pages listing the medical properties of plants. The Ladies' Domestic Economy and Housekeepers' guide provides copious recipes, cookery for the sick, the lady's work-box (stitching, dress work, baskets), directions for coloring garments, with etiquette following the same pattern as earlier editions although the rules for marriage, love letters, and proposals have been dispensed with. Two pages of recipes from another cook book laid in. Owner's signature on front free end paper. Pages foxed, boards heavily rubbed. Lowenstein lists a 1859 copy. Black embossed boards, title in gilt. Good. Item #2093

Price: $125.00

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