Published 1895. Fold-out frontispiece of 'Dinner table with floral decorations, arranged for 12 persons'.
1 page of adverts and 1 page of index at front of book detached. Wear to cover, particularly on corners and spine. Small tears on parts of spine and binding starting to show in places.
"The book of household management comprising information for the mistress, housekeeper, cook, kitchen maid, butler, footman, coachman, valet, parlour-maid, housemaid, lady's-maid, general servant, laundry-maid, nurse and nurse-maid, monthly, wet and sick-nurse, governess. Also sanitary, medical and legal memoranda. With a history of the origin, properties and uses of all things connected with home life and comfort. Entirely new edition, revised, correct and greatly enlarged containing new coloured plates and numerous full-page and other engravings. Several hundreds of new recipes etc."