A Treatise On Domestic Economy, for the use of young ladies at home, and at school. Revised edition, with numerous additions and illustrative engravings
by BEECHER, Catherine E.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1849. 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.. Octavo. Original publisher's full green blindstamped cloth boards. 1f. (title), 1f. (dedication), -24 pp. (preface and contents), -354 pp., 355-369 (note and glossery), [xiii] (index) pp.With wood-engraved illustrations. Binding slightly worn and faded. Light foxing.
(Inventory #: 25346)
Musical Autographs and Manuscripts; Rare Books on Music and Dance; First and Early Editions of Printed Music; Prints, Drawings and Ephemera relating to Music and Dance including Opera and Ballet.
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