Manuel De La Maitresse De Maison, Ou Lettres Sur L'Economie Domestique.

By: Pariset, Mme.

Price: $95.00

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248 pp. Frontis plate, with a quote on domestic economy from Xenophon. Keeping house in early 19th century France, plus interesting recipes, many of which are from foreign lands, including curry, callaloo, polenta -- as well as another recipe for corn meal -- and a reference to "gombeau". Interesting! Full leather binding with gilt docrations to boards and spine. Leather is skinned and worn, front cover has a 1" wide circular lack in the leather showing the board underneath, spine rubbed and worn, bottom spine missing some leather. Interior hinge cracking, stain at gutter and bottom corner on the first 30 pages or so. Worn but still usable and quite fascinating. In French. Encylopedie des Dames.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Title: Manuel De La Maitresse De Maison, Ou Lettres Sur L'Economie Domestique.

Author Name: Pariset, Mme.

Categories: Antiquarian/Rare,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: Paris, Audot: 1825

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 002367

Keywords: Household Management; Recipes,