London: Ward, Lock & Co. Limited, 1909. New Edition. MRS. BEETON’S BOOK OF HOUSEHOLD MANAGEMENT
New Enlarged Edition 1909
LONDON: Published by Ward, Lock & Co. Limited, 1909
Condition: Very Good.
DUST JACKET: No jacket as issued
BOOK CONDITION: Very Good.
Red spine with green cloth on boards. Clean hardback book, cloth boards slightly rubbed and worn at edges, holding well at spine/board edges, some foxing to page edges and endpapers, no inscriptions, viii + 2056 pages + 24 pages of advertisements. Many colour plates plus many black and white plates advert endpapers.
Clean contents with all plates (colour and b/w) present and clean. Lovely contemporary adverts at front and back. Scarce in this edition and condition.
Illustrated with colour plates throughout. First published in 1861, this extensive guide to managing a Victorian household was a best-selling book. The author passed away in 1865.
Category: cookbooks, vintage. Very Good. Item #507
Price (USD): $240.00