Early American Cookery: "The Good Housekeeper," 1841

By: Sarah Josepha Hale

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Engagingly written volume not only provided the mid-19th-century housekeeper with recipes for scores of nutritious dishes but also offered wide-ranging suggestions for frugal and intelligent household management. Includes advice on selecting and preparing foods, health tips, cleaning domestic accessories, dealing with hired help, and much more.

Title: Early American Cookery: "The Good Housekeeper," 1841

Author: Sarah Josepha Hale

Categories: Life & Times, Cookbooks,

Publisher: Dover Publications:

ISBN Number: 0486292967

ISBN Number 13: 9780486292960

Binding: paperback

Book Details: 160 pages, 5 1/4 x 8, paperback, Dover Publications

Seller ID: 292967

Description: Engagingly written volume not only provided the mid-19th-century housekeeper with recipes for scores of nutritious dishes but also offered wide-ranging suggestions for frugal and intelligent household management. Includes advice on selecting and preparing foods, health tips, cleaning domestic accessories, dealing with hired help and much more. A delightful volume that will charm cookbook collectors, Americana buffs and anyone interested in recipes with an early American flavor.