For more than thirty years George Washington's adopted daughter Nelly Custis Lewis was the mistress of Woodlawn, a large and elegant Virginia plantation. This book reconstructs 176 of Lewis's recipes and provides a wealth of information on nineteenth-century techniques for housekeeping, cooking, and medical practice.
- Hardcover : 142 pages
- ISBN-13 : 978-0917860096
- Item Weight : 12.8 ounces
- Dimensions : 6.32 x 0.66 x 9.36 inches
- PUBLISHED by THNOC, 1982