Pearson's Home Management
Published by C. Arthur Pearson, LTD, London, 1904
Condition: Near Fine
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An expansive work of advice and recipes to aid in the management of homes of the day. Gathering together a wealth of knowledge from experts in the fields of home economy and management, this comprehensive compendium edited by "Isobel" offers householders practical advice on subjects from cookery to toilet etiquette. 'Pearson's Home Management' is accessible and organised, encouraging both the master and mistress of the house to take up their responsibilities and know them well, making use of the helpful hints within this book. Inscription to page 1: P. L. Jones Esq, Ruabon BS. With twelve coloured plates, collated complete, and many monochrome illustrations, both vignette and full page. This copy also contains a contemporary letter from 'the Editor' of Pearson's Weekly to 'My dear Reader', congratulating them on winning the consolation prize (presumably this book) for their entry to the week's 'Middles Competition'. [undated] Furnishing the householder with all that they might want to know, 'Pearson's Home Management' collects the sage advice of experts into this convenient and meticulous guide. In the publisher's original cloth binding. Externally, very smart. Some very minor shelfwear to the head and tail of the spine and extremities. Internally, tightly bound. Inside pages are generally bright and clean, with some yellowing and occasional chipping. Near Fine. Seller Inventory # 664H27
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Title: Pearson's Home Management
Publisher: C. Arthur Pearson, LTD, London
Publication Date: 1904
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First edition.
Book Type: book
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