Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25. Minor wear, 131 pages, facsimile reprint of the 1832 twelfth edition of Lydia Maria Child's book on cooking and household management, has not been updated for modern methods or measurements.
Illus. VG. First published in 1828, an extremely popular 19th century manual for homemakers, interesting recipes & remedies, advice. On parenting & myriad responsibilities of housekeeping put forth in straightforward, no-nonsense Yankee prose. Fading toward spine edge.
Very Good- No Jacket. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Twelfth Edition HB, beige printed boards, 130pp, b/w illus. General rubbing to edges & corners of covers, diverse small stains, inside has foxing to page edges, else square & tight. A fascsimile of the 1832/1833 edition. Heritage recipes.
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