An Encyclopaedia of Domestic Economy: Comprising Such Subjects as are Most Immediately Connected with Housekeeping...

By: Webster, Thomas

Price: $375.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


New York: Harper & Brothers, 1845. First American edition, 1845. Thick volume containing everything you need to know to run a mid 19th century home. Full light brown leather with red spine label, marbled edges, 9.25" tall, about 3" thick, 1238 pages. Covers rubbed, spine dried and lightly crackled but archivally stabilized, good joints/hinges, sound text block, slightly age-yellowed but clean pages with only very light occasional scattered foxing, name and 1848 date on front free endpaper as well as modern name and address stamp in blue, pages otherwise unmarked. Topics include building, heating and lighting a house; furnishings; food; cookery including breadmaking; clothing; health and medicine; more - illustrated with small engravings.. First US Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.

Title: An Encyclopaedia of Domestic Economy: Comprising Such Subjects as are Most Immediately Connected with Housekeeping...

Author Name: Webster, Thomas

Categories: Science, Medicine & Nature, Architecture, Engineering & Building Trades, General Reference, Language,

Edition: First US Edition

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1845

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 035204

Keywords: HOUSEHOLD MANAGEMENT FURNISHINGS FOOD CLOTHING MEDICINE