The Library of Work and Play: Housekeeping
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The Library of Work and Play: Housekeeping

By Elizabeth Hale Gilman
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Table of Contents
  • The Library of Work and Play HOUSEKEEPING
  • CONTENTS
  • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • PART I THE PLAY-HOUSE
  • THE PLAY-HOUSE
    • IRISH STEW
    • KING ALFRED AND THE CAKES
    • ROAST PIG
    • THE KING'S KITCHEN
    • BROTHER JUNIPER'S COOKING
    • THE WIDOW'S CRUSE
    • THE LUNCHEON
    • THE FIRE OF COALS
  • PART II LEARNING AND HELPING
  • LEARNING AND HELPING
  • PART III MY HERITAGE
  • I MY HERITAGE
  • II THE PLAN
  • III THE ACCOUNTS
  • IV THE SCHEDULE
    • (a) DAILY WORK
    • (b) PERIODICAL WORK
    • (c) SOME GENERAL PRINCIPLES
  • V POSSESSIONS
  • VI CARE OF FITTINGS AND FURNITURE
  • VII UPSTAIRS WORK
  • VIII DINING-ROOM AND PANTRY WORK
  • IX THE KITCHEN
    • (a.) FURNISHINGS
    • (b.) UTENSILS
  • X THE CELLAR, FIRES, PLUMBING, ETC.
    • THE PLUMBING
    • FIRES
    • LIGHT AND WATER
    • THE REFRIGERATOR
  • XI MENUS AND MARKETING
    • 1. MENUS
    • MARKETING
  • XII COOKING
    • 1. THE PROCESSES
    • 2. THE PREPARATIONS
    • 3. THE SEQUENCE
    • A TIME TABLE
    • WEIGHTS AND MEASURES
      • I
      • II
    • I
    • II
  • XIII WASHING AND IRONING
    • 1. APPLIANCES
    • 2. THE PROCESS
    • 3. SPECIAL WASHING
    • 4. ALLEVIATIONS
    • 5. EMERGENCIES
  • XIV HOUSE CLEANING
  • XV EMERGENCIES
    • 1. COOKING EMERGENCIES
    • 2. SOME SUBSTITUTES FOR ARTICLES CALLED FOR BY RECEIPTS
    • 3. STAINS AND SPOTS
    • 4. ANNOYING CREATURES
    • 5. BURNS AND STINGS
    • 6. SERVING OF MEALS FOR THE SICK
    • 7. GUESTS
  • XVI SERVANTS
  • XVII MARTHA
  • XVIII THE INSPIRATION
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