The Book of Household Management.
Mrs Isabella Beeton:

The Book of Household Management.

London: S.O. Beeton, 1863. Fiftieth Thousand. xxxix, 1112pp, with many illustrations in the text, and with all the colour plates present except the frontis. All plates are foxed, and one has wear to the edges, now repaired. Text in very good order, generally clean, with occasional foxing and or soil marks. 18x11cms, rather smaller than later editions, rebacked, with gutter repairs to the original brown endpapers, in the original boards of black pebble cloth, ornately titled in gilt, with a new spine of brown cloth, plainly titled. Firm, boards rubbed, corners rounded. Wonderful early copy. VG+.
[Item ID: 18638050]


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