New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1873.
Octavo, 482, 6 pages. Ads. wood engravings in the text. First edition of this title, though substantially containing material included in the author's earlier titles on domestic economy. In the preface Beecher mentions that it also contains "new and interesting matter". A bit dusty, otherwise very near fine, in brick colored, black ruled and gilt-titled publisher's cloth. [Not in Bitting or Cagle].