The American Frugal Housewife
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The American Frugal Housewife

By Lydia Maria Child
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  • THE AMERICAN FRUGAL HOUSEWIFE.
    • DEDICATED TO
      • THOSE WHO ARE NOT ASHAMED OF ECONOMY.
        • AUTHOR OF "HOBOMOK," "THE MOTHER'S BOOK," EDITOR OF THE "JUVENILE MISCELLANY," &c.
      • AUTHOR OF "HOBOMOK," "THE MOTHER'S BOOK," EDITOR OF THE "JUVENILE MISCELLANY," &c.
      • TWELFTH EDITION.
        • ENLARGED AND CORRECTED BY THE AUTHOR.
        • 1832.
      • ENLARGED AND CORRECTED BY THE AUTHOR.
      • 1832.
      • TABLE OF CONTENTS
    • THOSE WHO ARE NOT ASHAMED OF ECONOMY.
      • AUTHOR OF "HOBOMOK," "THE MOTHER'S BOOK," EDITOR OF THE "JUVENILE MISCELLANY," &c.
    • AUTHOR OF "HOBOMOK," "THE MOTHER'S BOOK," EDITOR OF THE "JUVENILE MISCELLANY," &c.
    • TWELFTH EDITION.
      • ENLARGED AND CORRECTED BY THE AUTHOR.
      • 1832.
    • ENLARGED AND CORRECTED BY THE AUTHOR.
    • 1832.
    • TABLE OF CONTENTS
    • INTRODUCTORY CHAPTER
    • ODD SCRAPS FOR THE ECONOMICAL.
    • SOAP.
    • SIMPLE REMEDIES.
      • GRUEL.
        • EGG GRUEL.
        • ARROW-ROOT JELLY.
        • CALF'S FOOT JELLY.
        • TAPIOCA JELLY.
        • SAGO JELLY.
        • BEEF TEA.
        • WINE WHEY.
        • APPLE WATER.
        • MILK PORRIDGE.
        • STEWED PRUNES.
      • EGG GRUEL.
      • ARROW-ROOT JELLY.
      • CALF'S FOOT JELLY.
      • TAPIOCA JELLY.
      • SAGO JELLY.
      • BEEF TEA.
      • WINE WHEY.
      • APPLE WATER.
      • MILK PORRIDGE.
      • STEWED PRUNES.
    • GRUEL.
      • EGG GRUEL.
      • ARROW-ROOT JELLY.
      • CALF'S FOOT JELLY.
      • TAPIOCA JELLY.
      • SAGO JELLY.
      • BEEF TEA.
      • WINE WHEY.
      • APPLE WATER.
      • MILK PORRIDGE.
      • STEWED PRUNES.
    • EGG GRUEL.
    • ARROW-ROOT JELLY.
    • CALF'S FOOT JELLY.
    • TAPIOCA JELLY.
    • SAGO JELLY.
    • BEEF TEA.
    • WINE WHEY.
    • APPLE WATER.
    • MILK PORRIDGE.
    • STEWED PRUNES.
    • VEGETABLES.
    • HERBS.
    • CHEAP DYE-STUFFS.
    • MEAT CORNED, OR SALTED, HAMS, &c.
    • CHOICE OF MEAT.
    • COMMON COOKING.
      • VEAL.
        • CALF'S HEAD.
        • BEEF.
        • ALAMODE BEEF.
        • MUTTON AND LAMB.
        • PORK.
        • ROAST PIG.
        • SAUSAGES.
        • MINCE MEAT.
        • BEANS AND PEAS.
        • SOUSE.
        • TRIPE.
        • GRAVY.
        • POULTRY.
        • FRICASSEED CHICKEN, BROWN.
        • FRICASSEED CHICKEN, WHITE.
        • TO CURRY FOWL.
        • CHICKEN BROTH.
        • FISH.
      • CALF'S HEAD.
      • BEEF.
      • ALAMODE BEEF.
      • MUTTON AND LAMB.
      • PORK.
      • ROAST PIG.
      • SAUSAGES.
      • MINCE MEAT.
      • BEANS AND PEAS.
      • SOUSE.
      • TRIPE.
      • GRAVY.
      • POULTRY.
      • FRICASSEED CHICKEN, BROWN.
      • FRICASSEED CHICKEN, WHITE.
      • TO CURRY FOWL.
      • CHICKEN BROTH.
      • FISH.
    • VEAL.
      • CALF'S HEAD.
      • BEEF.
      • ALAMODE BEEF.
      • MUTTON AND LAMB.
      • PORK.
      • ROAST PIG.
      • SAUSAGES.
      • MINCE MEAT.
      • BEANS AND PEAS.
      • SOUSE.
      • TRIPE.
      • GRAVY.
      • POULTRY.
      • FRICASSEED CHICKEN, BROWN.
      • FRICASSEED CHICKEN, WHITE.
      • TO CURRY FOWL.
      • CHICKEN BROTH.
      • FISH.
    • CALF'S HEAD.
    • BEEF.
    • ALAMODE BEEF.
    • MUTTON AND LAMB.
    • PORK.
    • ROAST PIG.
    • SAUSAGES.
    • MINCE MEAT.
    • BEANS AND PEAS.
    • SOUSE.
    • TRIPE.
    • GRAVY.
    • POULTRY.
    • FRICASSEED CHICKEN, BROWN.
    • FRICASSEED CHICKEN, WHITE.
    • TO CURRY FOWL.
    • CHICKEN BROTH.
    • FISH.
    • PUDDINGS.
      • BAKED INDIAN PUDDING.
        • BOILED INDIAN PUDDING.
        • FLOUR OR BATTER PUDDING.
        • BREAD PUDDING.
        • RENNET PUDDING.
        • CUSTARD PUDDINGS.
        • RICE PUDDINGS.
        • BIRD'S NEST PUDDING.
        • APPLE PUDDING.
        • CHERRY PUDDING.
        • CRANBERRY PUDDING.
        • WHORTLEBERRY PUDDING.
        • PLUM PUDDING.
        • HASTY PUDDING.
      • BOILED INDIAN PUDDING.
      • FLOUR OR BATTER PUDDING.
      • BREAD PUDDING.
      • RENNET PUDDING.
      • CUSTARD PUDDINGS.
      • RICE PUDDINGS.
      • BIRD'S NEST PUDDING.
      • APPLE PUDDING.
      • CHERRY PUDDING.
      • CRANBERRY PUDDING.
      • WHORTLEBERRY PUDDING.
      • PLUM PUDDING.
      • HASTY PUDDING.
    • BAKED INDIAN PUDDING.
      • BOILED INDIAN PUDDING.
      • FLOUR OR BATTER PUDDING.
      • BREAD PUDDING.
      • RENNET PUDDING.
      • CUSTARD PUDDINGS.
      • RICE PUDDINGS.
      • BIRD'S NEST PUDDING.
      • APPLE PUDDING.
      • CHERRY PUDDING.
      • CRANBERRY PUDDING.
      • WHORTLEBERRY PUDDING.
      • PLUM PUDDING.
      • HASTY PUDDING.
    • BOILED INDIAN PUDDING.
    • FLOUR OR BATTER PUDDING.
    • BREAD PUDDING.
    • RENNET PUDDING.
    • CUSTARD PUDDINGS.
    • RICE PUDDINGS.
    • BIRD'S NEST PUDDING.
    • APPLE PUDDING.
    • CHERRY PUDDING.
    • CRANBERRY PUDDING.
    • WHORTLEBERRY PUDDING.
    • PLUM PUDDING.
    • HASTY PUDDING.
    • CHEAP CUSTARDS.
    • COMMON PIES.
      • MINCE PIES.
        • PUMPKIN AND SQUASH PIE.
        • CARROT PIE.
        • CHERRY PIE.
        • WHORTLEBERRY PIE.
        • APPLE PIE.
        • CUSTARD PIE.
        • CRANBERRY PIE.
        • RHUBARB STALKS, OR PERSIAN APPLE.
        • PIE CRUST.
        • COMMON CAKES.
        • GINGERBREAD.
        • CUP CAKE.
        • TEA CAKE.
        • CIDER CAKE.
        • ELECTION CAKE.
        • SPONGE CAKE.
        • WEDDING CAKE.
        • LOAF CAKE.
        • CARAWAY CAKES.
        • DOUGH-NUTS.
        • PANCAKES.
        • FRITTERS.
        • SHORT CAKE.
        • INDIAN CAKE.
      • PUMPKIN AND SQUASH PIE.
      • CARROT PIE.
      • CHERRY PIE.
      • WHORTLEBERRY PIE.
      • APPLE PIE.
      • CUSTARD PIE.
      • CRANBERRY PIE.
      • RHUBARB STALKS, OR PERSIAN APPLE.
      • PIE CRUST.
      • COMMON CAKES.
      • GINGERBREAD.
      • CUP CAKE.
      • TEA CAKE.
      • CIDER CAKE.
      • ELECTION CAKE.
      • SPONGE CAKE.
      • WEDDING CAKE.
      • LOAF CAKE.
      • CARAWAY CAKES.
      • DOUGH-NUTS.
      • PANCAKES.
      • FRITTERS.
      • SHORT CAKE.
      • INDIAN CAKE.
    • MINCE PIES.
      • PUMPKIN AND SQUASH PIE.
      • CARROT PIE.
      • CHERRY PIE.
      • WHORTLEBERRY PIE.
      • APPLE PIE.
      • CUSTARD PIE.
      • CRANBERRY PIE.
      • RHUBARB STALKS, OR PERSIAN APPLE.
      • PIE CRUST.
      • COMMON CAKES.
      • GINGERBREAD.
      • CUP CAKE.
      • TEA CAKE.
      • CIDER CAKE.
      • ELECTION CAKE.
      • SPONGE CAKE.
      • WEDDING CAKE.
      • LOAF CAKE.
      • CARAWAY CAKES.
      • DOUGH-NUTS.
      • PANCAKES.
      • FRITTERS.
      • SHORT CAKE.
      • INDIAN CAKE.
    • PUMPKIN AND SQUASH PIE.
    • CARROT PIE.
    • CHERRY PIE.
    • WHORTLEBERRY PIE.
    • APPLE PIE.
    • CUSTARD PIE.
    • CRANBERRY PIE.
    • RHUBARB STALKS, OR PERSIAN APPLE.
    • PIE CRUST.
    • COMMON CAKES.
    • GINGERBREAD.
    • CUP CAKE.
    • TEA CAKE.
    • CIDER CAKE.
    • ELECTION CAKE.
    • SPONGE CAKE.
    • WEDDING CAKE.
    • LOAF CAKE.
    • CARAWAY CAKES.
    • DOUGH-NUTS.
    • PANCAKES.
    • FRITTERS.
    • SHORT CAKE.
    • INDIAN CAKE.
    • BREAD, YEAST, &c.
    • PRESERVES, &c.
      • CURRANT JELLY.
        • CURRANT WINE.
        • RASPBERRY SHRUB.
        • COFFEE.
        • CHOCOLATE.
        • TEA.
        • PICKLES.
        • BEER.
      • CURRANT WINE.
      • RASPBERRY SHRUB.
      • COFFEE.
      • CHOCOLATE.
      • TEA.
      • PICKLES.
      • BEER.
    • CURRANT JELLY.
      • CURRANT WINE.
      • RASPBERRY SHRUB.
      • COFFEE.
      • CHOCOLATE.
      • TEA.
      • PICKLES.
      • BEER.
    • CURRANT WINE.
    • RASPBERRY SHRUB.
    • COFFEE.
    • CHOCOLATE.
    • TEA.
    • PICKLES.
    • BEER.
    • GENERAL MAXIMS FOR HEALTH.
    • HINTS TO PERSONS OF MODERATE FORTUNE
      • [FIRST PUBLISHED IN THE MASSACHUSETTS JOURNAL.]
        • FURNITURE.
      • FURNITURE.
      • EDUCATION OF DAUGHTERS.
      • TRAVELLING AND PUBLIC AMUSEMENTS.
    • [FIRST PUBLISHED IN THE MASSACHUSETTS JOURNAL.]
      • FURNITURE.
    • FURNITURE.
    • EDUCATION OF DAUGHTERS.
    • TRAVELLING AND PUBLIC AMUSEMENTS.
    • PHILOSOPHY AND CONSISTENCY.
    • REASONS FOR HARD TIMES.
    • HOW TO ENDURE POVERTY.
    • APPENDIX
      • TO THE
    • TO THE
    • AMERICAN FRUGAL HOUSEWIFE.
      • EXTRACTS FROM THE ENGLISH FRUGAL HOUSEWIFE.
    • EXTRACTS FROM THE ENGLISH FRUGAL HOUSEWIFE.
    • CARVING.
      • [Written for the American Frugal Housewife.]
    • [Written for the American Frugal Housewife.]
    • INDEX.
      • APPENDIX.
    • APPENDIX.
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