Beeton's Book of Needlework (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press)

Beeton's Book of Needlework (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press)

by Mrs Isabella Beeton


View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for delivery by Thursday, June 17


Isabella Mary Beeton (née Mayson; 1836-1865), universally known as Mrs. Beeton, was the principal author of Mrs. Beeton's Book of Household Management and is the most famous cookery writer in British history. On a visit to London, she was introduced to Samuel Orchard Beeton, a publisher of books and popular magazines, whom she married on 10 July 1856. She began to write articles on cooking and household management for her husband's publications. In 1859-1861, she wrote a monthly supplement to The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine. In
October 1861, the supplements were published as a single volume, The Book of Household Management. She also wrote Beeton's Book of Needlework, which consists of descriptions and instructions on needlework

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781406537390
Publisher: Dodo Press
Publication date: 06/29/2007
Pages: 552
Sales rank: 1,042,104
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.23(d)
Age Range: 1 - 17 Years

Customer Reviews