American Frugal Housewife


By author: Lydia Maria Child
Number of pages: 144
Dimension: 4.5 x 7.5 Inches (US)
Original publication year: 1832
ISBN: 978-0-918222-98-5
Series: Cooking in America
Rating:

Hardback
Availability: In stock.
Price:  $9.95 Qty: 
First published in 1828, Lydia Maria Child's The American Frugal Housewife was an extremely popular nineteenth-century manual for homemakers. Interesting recipes and remedies, advice on parenting and the myriad responsibilities of housekeeping are all put forth in straightforward, no-nonsense, Yankee prose. From 1832-1845, this popular book went through thirty-two editions.
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