The Young Housekeeper's Friend;; or, A Guide to Domestic Economy and Comfort. Cornelius Mrs, Mary Hooker.
The Young Housekeeper's Friend;; or, A Guide to Domestic Economy and Comfort

The Young Housekeeper's Friend;; or, A Guide to Domestic Economy and Comfort

Boston: Charles Tappan, 1846. First Edition. Hardcover. 190 pages. 19 x 12 cm. Scarce first edition of one of America's early books on domestic science. Owner's signature in pencil on front free end paper, dated August 1847. Although ragged condition, it can easily be restored. Rear cover detached, shaken, foxed, cloth spine heavily worn, cracked and chipped. Lacks rear blank end paper. [LOWENSTEIN 399]. Original green printed paper covered boards, brown cloth spine. Good. Item #2862

Price: $175.00