New York: The Macmillan Company, 1916. Early Edition. Cloth. 4 7/8 X 7 3/8 Inches. 377  PP. Very Good. Item #4899
Illustrated practical early 20th Century manual to home planning, construction, ventilation etc. As the title would indicate, the book also delves into decorating the home and fashion. Several full-page B/W photos of cotton being picked and processed. Chapters on costume design, undergarments, embroidery, cutting and making garments and construction of dresses. While not specifically advertised as such, the book was written by women for women.