A Treatise On Domestic Economy, for the use of young ladies at home, and at school. Revised edition, with numerous additions and illustrative engravings. Catherine E. BEECHER.
A Treatise On Domestic Economy, for the use of young ladies at home, and at school. Revised edition, with numerous additions and illustrative engravings.

A Treatise On Domestic Economy, for the use of young ladies at home, and at school. Revised edition, with numerous additions and illustrative engravings.

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1849. Octavo. Original publisher's full green blindstamped cloth boards. 1f. (title), 1f. (dedication), [5]-24 pp. (preface and contents), [25]-354 pp., 355-369 (note and glossery), [xiii] (index) pp.

With wood-engraved illustrations.

Binding slightly worn and faded. Light foxing.

Beecher was an important educator and reformer. The present work discusses the duties and responsibilities of women in mid-19th century America, in addition to addressing the wider issue of women's place in society.

An interesting contemporary study. Item #25346

Price: $225.00  other currencies

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