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The American Frugal Housewife

The American Frugal Housewife

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By Lydia Maria Child

Along with simply written recipes for roasting a pig and preparing corned beef, hasty pudding, carrot pie, buffalo tongue, and scores of other dishes, this fascinating book, with its lively and direct style, also offered 19th-century readers suggestions for treating chilblains and dysentery, cleaning white kid gloves, educating one's daughters, and much more.

Reprint of the Samuel S. & William Wood, New York, 1844 edition.

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