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(*NEW ARRIVAL*) (Etiquette) Mrs. William Parkes. Domestic Duties; or, Instructions to Young Married Ladies, on the Management of their Households...

and the Regulation of their Conduct in the Various Relations and Duties of Married Life. vii, [1], 524 + numerous ad pp. Illus. with wood engravings. Blind-tooled forest green cloth, gilt-lettered & dec. spine. Fourth Edition. London: Longman, Rees, Orme..., 1837.

Duties of a cook (including illustrated carving instructions), a housemaid, a laundry maid, daughters, as well as a chapter on using cookery books and how to modify them (!), preserving health, choosing fish, keeping a fruit room, and so much more. A very good copy.




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