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Título: Youman's Household Guide And Dictionary Of ...
Editorial: J.D. Ogilvie Publishing Co
Año de publicación: 1906
Condición del libro: Fair
Descripción J. S. Ogilvie Publishing Company, New York., 1906. Soft cover. Estado de conservación: Poor. Not illustrated. Ilustrador. 8 vo, 539 pp + 4 pp ads. Card stock-weight cover (rear cover missing), beige with black print.Title on both cover and spine. Smith-sewn and binding is strong. A blank end paper is protecting the rear. Front cover is secured by two inches of binding. Type set in two columns per page. This is an encyclopedia of household information covering anything you can think of pertaining to rural life at that time. For example. "Medical and Surgical " begins alphabetically with [spontaneous] Abortion and ends with Wounds, over 35 pages. Also included is a section on Photography and The Fine Arts. (21 pp). The book ends with Miscellaneous (73 pp) and a thorough Index of 18 pp. Very Interesting. Weight: 1 lb, 7 oz. Nº de ref. de la librería 1314215
Descripción J. S. Ogilvie Publishing Company, New York, 1906. Beigh Softcover. Estado de conservación: Fair- to Poor++. First Edition, Thus. 6 1/4" X 9 1/4". A wonderful practical reference guide that attempts to inform and advise on day-to-day human activities. The historical value of this book is its authentic value to how people lived at this period, the beginning of the twentieth century, a snapshot, if you will. A disclaimer on front cover suggests that another edition had been published before, hence, thus. 532 pages. Illustrated, chats, drawings, publisher's advertisement. Includes a 12-page, an incomplete index (ends in the letter P). The first eight pages detached from body of the body, spine is missing but all or most other pages hold together; cover soiled, nicks and tears at the edges; inside, with the exception of the index, clear and sharp. A collector's delight. Nº de ref. de la librería 3804