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The American Frugal Housewife Handbook

$ 9.95
A Hardcover Reproduction of Lydia Maria Child's Best-Selling Domestic Handbook. 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.