Mrs. Beeton and her husband
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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English


  • Beeton, -- Mrs., -- 1836-1865.,
  • Beeton, Samuel Orchart, -- 1831-1877.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby her great niece, Nancy Spain.
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19275187M

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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. etc. also, sanitary, medical, & legal memoranda; with a history of the origin, properties, and uses of all things connected with . An almost forgotten classic though a founding text of Victorian middle-class identity, Mrs. Beeton's Book of Household Management is a volume of insight and common sense. 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 servants/5.   Interesting to find out that the Victorian-era Mrs. Beeton was a real person and that she was a young wife working FT in her husband's publishing company when she wrote her household management book. I think a lot of people assumed she was a marketing ploy, like Betty Crocker, especially because Mrs. Beeton keeps being updated for the times/5.   The Short Life and Long Times of Mrs Beeton by Kathryn Hughes pp, Fourth Estate, £ We all know about Mrs Beeton - a dragon in black bombazine, presiding with iron control over her bustling Author: Nicola Humble.

  The works of Mrs. Beeton are still today, some of the most famous and notable cookery and household care books. With instructions for the mistress of the house on a large range of subjects, it was something that someone like the character Mrs. Hughes of the period drama 'Downton Abbey' would use as almost a bible of sorts, when working for women who Author: Maura Graber. Description Edit. Mrs Beeton's Book of Household Management was edited by Isabella Beeton and was first published as a book in by S. O. Beeton Publishing, Bouverie Street, London, a firm founded by her husband, Samuel Orchart Beeton. It had been previously published as a part work. It was a guide to all aspects of running a household in Victorian Britain. Isabella Mayson was born on 12 March in London. She was educated in Germany. In , she married Samuel Beeton, a wealthy publisher and .   The beginning the Book of Household Management. Isabella Beeton’s work first appeared in print in the Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine (EDM) the pioneering monthly periodical owned and edited by her husband Samuel (Sam) Orchart Beeton. Cookery was part of the EDM’s editorial mix and in Isabella started contributing a column on ‘Cookery, .