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Title
The American frugal housewife :  dedicated to those who are not ashamed of economy   / by Mrs. Child, author of "Hobmok," "The Mother's Book," editor of the "Juvenile Miscellaney," etc.
Frugal housewife
Name/Creator
Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880, , creatorauthor.
Green, Mary, 1870-1925, former owner.
Child, Julia, former owner.
Carter, Hendee & Co, publisher.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:RAD.SCHL:818519 
Location
Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute

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Networked Resource
Language
English
Description
[2], 130 pages : illustration ; 19 cm
Form/Genre
text

Cookbooks.

Publishers' advertisements-Massachusetts-Boston.

Publishers' bindings (Binding)

print
Classification
TX154 .C47 1835

640
Subject
Home economics ;  Cooking, American ;  Cooking ;  Cooking ;  Home economics ;  United StatesMassachusettsBoston

Category
Unpaid household work

Food

Housing

Costs of Living

Home economics

Living Conditions

Note
"It has become necessary to change the title of this work to the "American frugal housewife," because there is an English work of the same name, not adapted to the wants of this country."--Verso of title page.

"Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1835, by Carter, Hendee & Co., in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of Massachusetts."

Includes index.

Signatures: 1-11⁶.