Ward, Lock and Co, 1915.
New Edition, Revised and enlarged - fully illustrated. Two Hundred and Eighty Ninth Thousand. 8vo, Quarter burgundy leather gilt with grey/green cloth boards. Rare original buff grey dustwrapper. A very good+ copy with clean boards. Light wear to extremities. Some light spotting to edges & prelims. No inscriptions. In the original and rare early dustwrapper. There is light chipping to extremities particularly foot of spine & a number of associated creases. Some occasional tape stenethening internally (not visible on front of wrapper). Original price of 7/6net to spine. An uncommon survival.
A guide to running a Victorian household with advice largely on cooking but also including fashion, childcare, animal husbandry, poisons and the management of servants amongst many other things.