Boston: D. Lothrop And Co., (1881). First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo; pp; xviii, (ii), 249; illustrated with one hundred seventy-seven black and white plates, cuts, and text illustrations; floral decorated cloth with a gilt title tile lettered in brown, beveled edges, all edges gilt;. Very good. Item #17967
A classic Victorian production with a broad range of authors, but with a home and hearth theme.