The Frugal Housewife; Dedicated to Those who Are Not Ashamed of Economy. To Which is Added Hints to Persons of Moderate Fortune. The Author of Hobomok, Lydia Maria Child.
The Frugal Housewife; Dedicated to Those who Are Not Ashamed of Economy. To Which is Added Hints to Persons of Moderate Fortune

The Frugal Housewife; Dedicated to Those who Are Not Ashamed of Economy. To Which is Added Hints to Persons of Moderate Fortune

Boston: Carter and Hendee, 1830. Third Edition. Hardcover. 128 pages. 18.5 x 12 cm. Corrected and Arranged by the Author. A popular household and cookery book, aimed at an audience of limited means. It went through many editions with the title later changed to The American Frugal Housewife - in order to avoid confusion with the English counterpart by Susannah Carter. Covers loose (held together by one single cord), stained and ragged. Linen spine detached. Lacks front free end paper. Foxing and staining of text. Neat tears on Index Pages Two handwritten recipes on rear end papers. Original Printed Paper Covered Boards. Poor. Item #2701

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