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Beeton"s book of birds

Beeton"s book of birds

showing how to rear and manage them in sickness and in health

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Published by S.O. Beeton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[illustrations by Harrison Weir].
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16674516M

The ideal gift book, it contains hundreds of recipes, full menus and hints for cooks. Beeton's Book of Household Management also provides a fascinating insight into the domestic life of the Victorian housewife, with instructions on housekeeping and managing servants, along . ANTIQUE BOOK BEETON'S MANAGEMENT OF HOME PETS - LOVELY COLOURED ILLUST. THE BOOK OF HOME PETS An old antiquarian book years old concerning the management and looking after of pets including birds Size inches x 5 inches - blue boards,thought to be first edition 11 HIGHLY COLOURED PLATES OF PARROTS, RABBITS DOGS FALCONS PONIES PIGEONS .

This book is amusing, lovely, and challenges the reader’s expectations of what a bird-watcher is and where interesting birds can be found, reminding us to always “look up.” Rare Encounters with Ordinary Birds by Lyanda Lynn Haupt: It is easy to get carried away with the most flashy or the rarest birds, forgetting about the more common Author: Valerie Michael. Buy a kid a bird watching book today and help introduce them to a hobby that will last a lifetime. View our Recommended Birding Books for Kids. Attracting Birds To Your Backyard. You can attract birds to your backyard if you understand what birds are looking for in the way of food, water and shelter.

A Book of Discovery - The History of the World's Exploration, From the Earliest - Times to the Finding of the South Pole • by Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge The Book of Dragons • by Edith Nesbit The Book of Dreams and Ghosts • by Andrew Lang. Social Insights. Scattered throughout the Book of Household Management are clues about society that go far beyond the obvious descriptions of the Mistress’s day or a servant’s duties and wages. Take the tripartite classifi­cation into “meat”, “poultry” and “game”. The book’s target audience is the urban middle class, whose meat comes exclusively from the butcher.


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Written by what one might now describe as a Victorian Martha Stewart, the book offers advice on fashion, child-care, animal husbandry, poisons, and the management of : $ Comprising Information for the Mistress, Housekeeper, Cook, Kitchen-maid, Butler, Footman, Coachman, Valet, Upper and under house-maids, Lady’s-maid, Maid-of-all-work, Laundry-maid, Nurse and nurse-maid, Monthly, wet, and sick nurses, etc.

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The entries include tips on how to deal with servants’ pay and children’s health, and above all a wealth of cooking advice, instructions and recipes. The flower-leaves and wings of birds, which appear raised on illustration on account of the dark shadows, are worked separately and sewn on at the corresponding places.

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The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far.

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