Roberts Guide for Butlers Household St Full of humor and wit this book was offered in in order that servants be given a handbook by which they might efficiently perform the duties for which they were being paid

  • Title: Roberts' Guide for Butlers & Household St
  • Author: Robert Roberts
  • ISBN: 9781557091208
  • Page: 409
  • Format: Paperback
  • Full of humor and wit, this book was offered in 1827 in order that servants be given a handbook by which they might efficiently perform the duties for which they were being paid.

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    1. Originally published in 1827 the work gives instructions on how to be a good house and/or personal servant in that timeframe in America. Many different skills and tasks are covered. The work presents a vview on the domestic life in an affluent household.

    2. I picked up this book as research for a presentation I'll be doing later this year. Written by the author of Robert's Rules of Order, this is basically a "how-to" manual for the below-stairs operations of a household in the early 19th Century.It's written as though the author is speaking to two young men, Jonathan and David, who are entering service. Some of it is as dry as ditch water, as I'm sure you can imagine, but some of it is downright entertaining (in particular, the section on using ant [...]

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