The Book of Household Management

Comprising Information for the

Mistress, Housekeeper, Cook, Kitchen-maid, Butler, Footman, Coachman, Valet, Upper and under house-maids, Lady’s-maid, Maid-of-all-work, Laundry-maid, Nurse and nurse-maid, Monthly, wet, and sick nurses, etc. etc.

also, sanitary, medical, & legal memoranda;

with a history of the origin, properties, and uses of all things connected with home life and comfort.


Mrs. Isabella Beeton

Nothing lovelier can be found

In Woman, than to study household good. — MILTON.

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Published Originally By S. O. Beeton in 24 Monthly Parts 1859–1861.

First Published in a Bound Edition 1861.

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