The Book of Household Management

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Mrs. Isabella Beeton

Narrated By: LibriVox Volunteers

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2016

Duration: 58 hours 22 minutes

Summary:

"Mrs. Beeton's" is a guide to all aspects of running a household in Victorian Britain. Published in 1861, it was an immediate bestseller, running to millions of copies within just a few years. In the cookery sections, Mrs. Beeton follows the animal "from his birth to his appearance on the table." Learn how to care for poultry during moulting season, how to wean calves, how to cure hams, salt cod, carve mutton, and much more. (Summary by Wikipedia and Sarah Jennings)

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