Very Good-; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; New York; Leatherbound in full morocco; elaborate tooling; spine decorated with gilt.  pp ads; vi, 364, [12} pp. Gilt on spine showing a brace of pheasants (?). All edges red. Two engravings, p.180, 182. This is a later printing of the U.S. edition; first published in Great Britain in 1849. Ends of spine, corner tips chipped & worn. Light wear along edges. Binding solid, though cords visible at page 1. Yellow endpapers lightly soiled. Interior clean with light to moderate foxing throughout. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Modern Housewife, or Mènagére, ...
Publisher: D. Appleton & Company
Publication Date: 1851
Book Description D. Appleton & Company, New York, 1850. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good-. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Moderate rubbing and staining to cloth boards. Contemporary owner's signature. Bookseller's ticket partly removed from front endpaper leaving abrasion.; US edition.  pages advertisements + vi, 364 pages +  pages advertisements. Blind-stamped cloth boards. Gilt decoration to spine. Page dimensions: 183 x 117mm.; 12mo. Bookseller Inventory # 15119