The Housekeeper's Book (Paperback)

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During the mid-nineteeth century Frances Green was one of Rhode Island''s most famous writers. Known predominantly for her reform writings, which addressed the causes of temperance, labor, suffrage, abolition, and spiritualism, this remarkable woman is virtually unremembered today. Like her contemporary Catherine Beecher, Green''s work also ventured into the domestic realm with the publication of her 1837 work, The Housekeeper''s Book. Addressed to the particular needs of the American housewife, this volume is a comprehensive and useful collection of household hints and recipes which allow for the economical maintenance of a family home.

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Publisher Applewood Books
Mfg Part# 9781429012454
SKU 209085401
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1429012455
Release Date 8/25/2008
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Editors Note During the mid-nineteeth century Frances Green was one of Rhode Island's most famous writers. Known predominantly for her reform writings, which addressed the causes of temperance, labor, suffrage, abolition, and spiritualism, this remarkable woman is virtually unremembered today. Like her contemporary Catherine Beecher, Green's work also ventured into the domestic realm with the publication of her 1837 work, The Housekeeper's Book. Addressed to the particular needs of the American housewife, this volume is a comprehensive and useful collection of household hints and recipes which allow for the economical maintenance of a family home.
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0224
Publisher Applewood Books
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