Nelly Custis Lewis's Housekeeping Book - Lewis, Nelly Custis, and Schmit, Patricia Brady (Editor), and Historic New Orleans Collection
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For more than thirty years George Washington's adopted daughter Nelly Custis Lewis was the mistress of Woodlawn, a large and elegant Virginia plantation. This book reconstructs 176 of Lewis's recipes and provides a wealth of information on nineteenth-century techniques for housekeeping, cooking, and medical practice.

Nelly Custis Lewis's Housekeeping Book 2005, University of South Carolina Press

ISBN-13: 9780917860096