This 1919 work is an essential reference guide to all aspects of household management. Compiled by Martha Van Rensselaer, the first woman to be given a full professorship at Cornell University, along with Flora Rose and Helen Canon, this book provides the home maker with detailed instructions on planning meals, home decor, home architecture, and all aspects of sewing.On a coal or wood stove or directly over a coal or wood fire, a kettle is heated largely by heat radiated from the stove or fire; therefore, if the bottom is black the kettle will heat more rapidly than if bright. Over a gas, gasoline, or similar blue flameanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Manual of Home-Making|
|Publisher||:||Applewood Books - 2008-03-01|