COTTAGE ECONOMY: Containing Information relative to the brewing of Beer, making of Bread, keeping of Cows, Pigs, Bees, Ewes, Goats, Poultry and Rabbits, and relative to other matters deemed useful in the conducting of the Affairs of a Labourer's Family; to which are added, Instructions relative to the selecting, the cutting and the bleaching of the Plants of English Grass and Grain, for the purpose of making Hats and Bonnets; and also Instructions for erecting and using Ice-houses, after the Virginian manner.
London: William Cobbett, 1828. Hardcover. A New Edition. Octavo:  with 1 plate. The original paper-covered boards have been expertly rebacked with a new paper-covered spine and a printed paper spine label. A bit of..... More