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The Book of Household Management; comprising - BEETON, Mrs. Isabella - 1861. 
London S. O. Beeton 1861 - First edition in book form, second issue, 8vo., 175 by 115mm (7 by 4½ inches), xxxix, [1 blank], 1112pp., 12 full-page colour plates, including frontispiece, numerous wood-engravings within text, a few spots to preliminary pages, a few leaves circa P.140 and last page, the latter with small tape marks to margins, otherwise very good to near-fine, modern quarter morocco over cloth. xl, 1112. Illustrated with a coloured wood-engraved frontispiece, illustrated and printed titles, 12 coloured plates, and 564 wood-engraved illustrations and decorative head- and tail pieces in the text. Thick 8vo., 175 x 110 mm, Cagle 561; Axford, p. 38; Bitting, p. 32; Craig 8; Simon BG 186. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
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