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19th Century Receipts Volume 9

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by: Remarkable Books
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Publication Date: April 7, 2015
Book Size: 8.5" x 11"
Pages: 180
Binding: Spiral Bound
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Book Synopsis
19th Century Receipts, Volume 9 is chock full of household recipes for just about anything you can imagine. How did they deal with bugs and varmints in the 1800s? Lamplight? Ventilation? What sachets or disinfectants or glues and cements did they use? How did they make soaps and household cleansers and polishes and oils and stain removers?

What crafts did they enjoy? Inks? What about the laundry? Fabrics, dyes? What grooming aids were popular? Pomades? Cold creams? Hair washes? Cosmetics? Perfumes? For fun reading, you won't want to miss this treasure-house of information about the typical 19th century home and every day living. You might even discover whether or not to choose, use or adapt these wonderful original authentic recipes to your 21st century life. The choice is yours!

19th century sources include the famous Godey's Lady's Book and Magazine, Grand-ma-ma of all of today's women's magazines (1830 – mid-1890s), The Household Cyclopedia of General Information (1881) and more.
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