Old English Household Life
Gertrude Jekyll's "account of cottage objects and country folk"
First edition, first printing. Hardback bound in the original red cloth with gilt titling to spine and upper board. 23.5 × 16.5cm, ix + 222pp.
Gertrude Jekyll's well-illustrated of English household life, with chapters on the evolution of the fireplace, cottage candlelight, the hearth, the kitchen, furniture, home industries, costume, gypsies, mills and dovecotes, punishments, churchyards etc etc
This copy is in good solid condition. There are a few museum library stamps to the ffep but that is all, the pages are clean and the binding is secure. A very acceptable copy.