HOUSEKEEPING BOOKS THROUGH THE CENTURIES… — The Village Kitchen…

Before 1800, housekeeping books tended to be handwritten collections of recipes and instructions tried and tested by the household cook. By the 1850’s they were developed into books for ‘adult women’, in particular for your brides who were setting up home. They were intended as work manuals, they were without lavish photography or even set […]

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