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Category: All Categories: Home Management: Home Economics
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1.
Belote, Julianne, Illustrated by: Torlucci, Craig  
The Compleat American Housewife 1776 being a Collection of the most approv'd Recipes of the American Colonies

Publisher: Nitty Gritty Productions Concord, CA 1974.
183 pp, light brown SC wdraps w/black lettering w/illustrated front and back. Book contains information for the colonial wife on the Housewife's duty, cow keeping, buttermaking, and other information. Bottom front corners of some of pages have slight curl. No Jacket Soft Cover Very Good Oblong 24mo - from 5" to 6"

Appr.: | AUD 23.72 CAD 22.46 EUR 14.94 GBP 10.94 JPY 1,696.00 MXN 212.00 ZAR 212.00 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 026374.
    
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2.
Connors, Dorsey  
Save Time, Save Money, Save Yourself

Publisher: New York, Hawthorn Books, c1972.
First printing. 205 p. Hardcover Very good condition in chipped d.j. fair

Appr.: | AUD 12.59 CAD 11.92 EUR 7.93 GBP 5.81 JPY 900.00 MXN 112.50 ZAR 112.50 

Purchase direct from: J. Lawton Booksellers. Item number: 27353.
    
US$9.00
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3.
Conran, Shirley, Illustrator: Jan Mitchener  
Superwoman

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers, c1978.
. 276p. Cover subtitle: For every Woman who hates housework Hardcover Very good condition in fair d.j. fair

Appr.: | AUD 19.58 CAD 18.54 EUR 12.33 GBP 9.03 JPY 1,400.00 MXN 175.00 ZAR 175.00 

Purchase direct from: J. Lawton Booksellers. Item number: 016607.
    
US$14.00
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4.
Earle, Alice Morse, 1851-1911.  
HomeLlife in Colonial Days,

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan company; London, Macmillan & co., ltd., 1898..
xvi, 470 p. illus., plates. 20 cm. " Alice Morse Earle (1851-1911), a popular historian and writer, offered this comprehensive account of the daily life and customs of pre-Revolutionary War America. Widely read at the time of its publication in 1898, this book was instrumental in driving a renewal in popular interest about food, clothing, social customs, and other topics from bygone times. " Collins. Stock# 42,190. Good, illustrated boards worn, soiled, spine darkened / no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 55.94 CAD 52.98 EUR 35.24 GBP 25.81 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 500.00 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 42190.
    
US$40.00
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5.
Fryer, Jane Eayre and Donnelly, Alice M. , Illustrated by: Illustrated  
Practical Home Economics

Publisher: D. E. Cunningham & Company Chicago, IL 1926.
xi, 533 pp, light green cloth covered boards w/blue lettering on front & spine and w/blu border on the front cover. The book contains 1245 scientific recipes with each planned for a family of four. It contains information on interior decorating, household management, sanitation, buying, entertaining, home budget system, dieletics, meat substitutes, proper meal for children and meter reading. It has certificate nol. 4577 vaid for one year from internation institute, departments of domestic science, home economics, and social customs for the member. Prev owner's name on ffep No Jacket Hard Cover Very Good- 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall

Appr.: | AUD 56.48 CAD 53.48 EUR 35.58 GBP 26.05 JPY 4,038.00 MXN 504.75 ZAR 504.75 

Purchase direct from: Curio Corner Books. Item number: 049206.
    
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6.
Gafvert, Hartley  
The Home Manual: Over One Thousand Home Aids
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Publisher: Hartley Gafvert, 1937 Harrisburg, PA.
Book. Book condition: Good. Soft cover 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall "You will find collected in the book information subjects invaluable to the home maker. You will not that under some titles throughout this work, more than one way is listed to do the same thing.." Subjects include: Cooking Helps; Kitchen Aids; Spots and Stains; the Laundry; Furniture and Woodwork; Metal Care; Floors and Floor Coverings; Clothing and Footwear; Household Pests; First Aid and Helpful Suggestions; Miscellaneous. 103 pages.

Appr.: | AUD 20.98 CAD 19.87 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 187.50 

Purchase direct from: Lenny's Rare Books. Item number: 001542.
    
US$15.00
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7.
Glibreth, Lillian M., Orpha Mae Thomas and Eleanor Clymer, illustrated by Ingrid Fetz  
Management in the Home: Happier Living Through Saving Time and Energy (Illustrated with Action Pictures and Charts)

Publisher: Dodd, Mead & Company.
Hardcover, (VG-/G-), Dodd Mead & Company, New York, 1956, fifth printing, 241 pages, introduction, bibliography, index, color-decorated endpapers (drawing of a kitchen), illustrated in b&w with line drawings and diagrams (as well as a number of charts), 6 in. x 8.5 in., hardcover, red cloth with gilt and white titles, very faint wear to corners, spine ends mildly bumped and worn, small area on rear cover where red of cloth is slightly lighter than rest of cover, Good- Dust Jacket with bumping and wear as well as chipping and a few short closed tears to corners and edges, jacket spine darkened, former owner’s small address label on upper corner of jacket’s front panel and front free endpaper, dust jacket protected in new archival plastic cover, pages faintly age-toned, former owner’ brief ink name and department on half-title, otherwise contents clean and tight, Book Very Good- {The dust jacket, though showing its age, does look quite nice in it’s new plastic cover.} (VG-/G-) 4757 [(s)0815GS]

Appr.: | AUD 27.97 CAD 26.49 EUR 17.62 GBP 12.90 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 250.00 

Purchase direct from: Librarium. Item number: 004757.
    
US$20.00
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8.
Hallam, Linda (Editor)  
Making a Home
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Publisher: Better Homes and Gardens Books, Des Moines, Iowa, 2001.
Near Fine with no dust jacket. First Edition (?). 1. Hard Cover. ISBN: 069621203X Publisher's glossy, illustrated boards, volume held together in five-ring binder, 15 dividers included to seperate chapters, decorated endpapers. Profusely illustrated with color photographs. Some light rubbing along edges of rear board, else fine. NEAR FINE . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 382 pp

Appr.: | AUD 4.20 CAD 3.97 EUR 2.64 GBP 1.94 JPY 300.00 MXN 37.50 ZAR 37.50 

Purchase direct from: Round Table Books, LLC. Item number: 7599.
    
US$3.00
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9.
Holt, Emily  
The Complete Housekeeper (Half-title page reads: Encyclopaedia of Household Economy)

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company.
Hardcover, (G), Doubleday Page & Company, Garden City, 1917, 402 pages, list of illustrations, index, illustrated with 8 b&w plates (detailed line drawings of various rooms and systems), 5.75 in. x 8.25 in., hardcover, tan cloth with black and red titles and decoration, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, edgewear, covers show some soiling, very minor soil to endpapers, paper only of hinges was cracked and very neatly repaired, pages faintly age-toned, otherwise contents clean and tight, item protected in new clear plastic sleeve, Book Good {Though showing its age a bit, this book is still quite sound, and gives the reader a glimpse into life in 1917. It has sections on, among other things, war-time food substitutions for butter and meat, how to make various surgical dressings, and how to make up “Comfort Bags” to send overseas.} (G) 4766 [Os0815GS]

Appr.: | AUD 20.98 CAD 19.87 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 187.50 

Purchase direct from: Librarium. Item number: 004766.
    
US$15.00
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10.
Morse, Sidney and Isabel Gordon Curtis  
Household Discoveries and Mrs. Curtis’s Cook Book - New Edition, Revised and Enlarged

Publisher: Success Company’s Branch Offices.
Hardcover, (G+), Success Company’s Branch Offices, Petersburg NY, 1914, volume contains 2 titles - “Household Discoveries: An Encyclopaedia of Practical Recipes and Processes” (by Sidney Morse) and “Mrs. Curtis’s Cook Book: A Manual of Instruction in the Art of Everyday Cookery” (by Isabel Gordon Curtis), continuous pagination: 1205 pages, prefaces, introductions, appendices, index, profusely illustrated with several full-page color plates as well as numerous b&w inter-text illustrations and charts and diagrams, 6.75 in. wide x 9.75 in. tall x 2.75 in. thick, hardcover, red cloth with black titles and decorations, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, edgewear, covers and spine scuffed and soiled with a few small discolored areas (red of cloth lighter in a few places - perhaps from from small spills during use over the years), very minor soil to text block, pages very slightly age-toned with minor soil on a few, paper only of hinges was cracked and very neatly repaired, slight foxing to just a few of the plates and pages, otherwise contents clean and tight, Book Good+ {Though showing its age a bit, this book is still quite sound, and gives a glimpse into life in 1914, with sections like ‘Favorite Dishes in Famous Houses: Recipes from Mrs. Taft, Mrs. Sherman, the Wives of United States Senators and the Governors from Various States’.} (G+) 4770 [Os0815GS]

Appr.: | AUD 34.97 CAD 33.11 EUR 22.03 GBP 16.13 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 312.50 ZAR 312.50 

Purchase direct from: Librarium. Item number: 004770.
    
US$25.00
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11.
Morton, Grace Margaret with Mary E. Guthrie, Viletta Leite and June Ericson (revisions)  
The Arts of Costume and Personal Appearance (3rd ed.)

Publisher: NY: John Wiley, 1966,.
hard bound, 3rd revised edition, illustrated, 319pp includes appendices, glossary, and index. Very good in moderately edge torn near very good dust jacket.

Appr.: | AUD 8.18 CAD 7.75 EUR 5.15 GBP 3.77 JPY 585.00 MXN 73.13 ZAR 73.13 

Purchase direct from: Booksinternationale.com. Item number: 16803.
    
US$5.85
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12.
Ripperger, Henrietta  
The Household Manual

Publisher: Simon and Schuster.
Hardcover, (VG/G-), Simon and Schuster, New York, 1948, 272 pages, full title: “The Household Manual: HOW TO find and furnish a home, large or small - conserve household time, energy, and money - plan and execute meals for the family - entertain on both formal and informal occasions.”, introduction, index, 5-5/8 in. x 8-1/4 in., hardcover, red boards with gilt titles, spine ends very slightly bumped and worn, corners mildly rubbed, top page edges tinted red, Good- Dust Jacket has bumping and wear as well as a little chipping and a few short closed tears to corners and edges, jacket panels very mildly scuffed with a very few minor creases, small Gimbel’s price tag on front jacket panel, dust jacket protected in new archival plastic cover, endpapers and pages faintly age-toned, otherwise contents clean and tight, original postage-paid slip from publisher (asking if book met expectations) still laid in, Book Very Good {The dust jacket, though showing its age a bit, does look quite nice in it’s new plastic cover.} (VG/G-) 4758 (s)0815GS

Appr.: | AUD 20.98 CAD 19.87 EUR 13.22 GBP 9.68 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 187.50 

Purchase direct from: Librarium. Item number: 004758.
    
US$15.00
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13.
Ripperger, Henrietta, illustrated by Anne Cleveland  
A Home of Your Own and How to Run It

Publisher: Simon and Schuster, 1940, hardcover, (VG).
Simon and Schuster, New York, 1940, third printing, 443 pages, introduction, appendix, index, illustrated in b&w with line drawings at the start of each chapter, 6 in. x 8.5 in., hardcover, tan boards with navy blue titles and decorations, spine ends very slightly bumped, spine mildly darkened, top page edges tinted yellow (now faded), removable shopping list neatly taken out (at pg. 101), former owner’s fountain pen name/date on front paste-down endpaper, endpapers age-darkened with slight glue-marks along edges and hinges, small piece torn at bottom of pg. 331 (does NOT affect text), pages very faintly age-toned, otherwise contents clean and tight, Book Very Good (VG) 4752 [Os0814GS]

Appr.: | AUD 55.94 CAD 52.98 EUR 35.24 GBP 25.81 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 500.00 

Purchase direct from: Librarium. Item number: 004752.
    
US$40.00
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14.
Rodgers, Dorothy  
My Favorite Things: A Personal Guide to Decorating and Entertaining

Publisher: Atheneum Publishers, NY, 1964.
As New in Very Good dust jacket. Stated First Edition. First Printing. Hard Cover Publisher's full linen, gilt lettering on blue panel on spine, gilt lettering and author's embossed initials, gilt, on red panel on cover, gold endpapers, TEG (blue). Profusely illustrated with color photographs and numerous drawings by Jeremiah Goodman. The volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean. The unclipped dust jacket shows only slight shelf-wear and minor chipping and edgewear. AS NEW/VERY GOOD. Color and B&W Illustrations. 4to 11" - 13" tall

Appr.: | AUD 69.93 CAD 66.23 EUR 44.05 GBP 32.26 JPY 5,000.00 MXN 625.00 ZAR 625.00 

Purchase direct from: Round Table Books, LLC. Item number: 11089.
    
US$50.00
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15.
Stamper, Anita A., Sue Humphries Sharp and Linda B. Donnell  
Evaluating Apparel Quality (2nd ed.)

Publisher: New York: Fairchild Fashion Group, 1991.
ISBN: 0870057154 Hard bound, second edition, illustrated, 328pp includes bibliography and index. Previous owner name top of front free endpaper else clean and tight - a very good or better copy. 770 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Appr.: | AUD 27.69 CAD 26.23 EUR 17.44 GBP 12.77 JPY 1,980.00 MXN 247.50 ZAR 247.50 

Purchase direct from: Booksinternationale.com. Item number: 25066.
    
US$19.80
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