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The Family Economist;

And Entertaining Companion for Town and Country

Volume Third - January to June 1855

Volume Fourth - July to December 1855

Boys and Girls Treasury

1855 - London - Office of the Family Economist

7" by 5", 186, [iv] 188pp.

 

 

DETAILS

Containing two volumes of the Family Economist, completing the year 1855, bound together with Boys and Girls Treasury.

The Family Economist includes a mixture of stories, poems and useful articles on subjects as diverse as German Cookery, Butter making, Certain Cure for Low Spirits, Health Resorts of Britain, Lodgings for Single Men, Marriage Vow, Out of Employment, Search for  School, Trades and How to Learn Them and a great many others.

Boys and Girls Treasury is a similar variety of articles and stories from the Ascent of Mount Blanc to Pelargoniums.

CONDITION

The binding is tight and firm with the boards and internal pages securely attached, although the front board has detached, the title page is missing and there are no endpapers. There is some wear to the extremities including rubbing, bumping to the corners and wear to the spine with slight loss. Internally the pages are generally clean and bright with the very occasional brown spot or handling mark. There are some pencil notes on the front pastedown. Overall, the condition of this volume is good.

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