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Lady Hackett's Household Guide by  Deborah Buller  Lady Deborah]. MURPHY - Hardcover - 1940 - from Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers (SKU: 113881)

Lady Hackett's Household Guide

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Lady Hackett's Household Guide

by [HACKETT, Lady Deborah]. MURPHY, Deborah Buller

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Melbourne: Robertson and Mullens, 1940. Hardcover. Very Good. Melbourne, Robertson and Mullens, 1940 (new edition)/ 1916 (as 'The Australian Household Guide'). Octavo, 991 pages with numerous advertisements plus a frontispiece portrait of the author and 16 plates (one in colour). Two-tone light and dark blue cloth lightly sunned on the spine, and slightly flecked on the front cover; top corner of two leaves dog-eared before the edges were trimmed; contemporary ownership details inked out on the pastedown; overall an excellent copy. 'An Australian Guide-Book to Good Living. Contains: Thousands of Recipes and Hundreds of Household Hints, with articles upon Foods and their Value'.


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Lady Hackett's Household Guide
[HACKETT, Lady Deborah]. MURPHY, Deborah Buller
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The business was established in Adelaide in March 1976 and is a longstanding member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers (ANZAAB) and the Australian Antique Dealers Association (AADA). A large out-of-print and antiquarian stock is maintained at our retail outlet in the centre of Adelaide; mail-order catalogues of our specializations are issued and a representative selection of our stock is online.


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