HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

The Goodman of Paris (Le Menagier de Paris):…
Loading...

The Goodman of Paris (Le Menagier de Paris): A Treatise on Moral and…

by Eileen Power (Translator), A Citizen of Paris, Eileen Power

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
1102109,733 (3.56)3

None.

Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 3 mentions

Showing 2 of 2
This is translation by the well-known pioneering economic/social historian Eileen Power of a book written by a 14th century Parisian bourgeois who had married a young wife and wrote this to guide her in becoming a good wife by the standards of the time. The first section is a strongly conventional explanation of how she should be obedient, virtuous and devout, with examples of the fate of those who were not. The second part is pratical advice on housekeeping, including gardening, selecting food and preparing it, which includes a number of recipes. ( )
  antiquary | Sep 8, 2017 |
A Treatise on Moral and Domestic Economy by a Citizen of Paris c.1393. 1st translated by Eileen Power & published by George Routledge & Sons Ltd. London 1928. ( )
  kitchengardenbooks | Apr 15, 2009 |
Showing 2 of 2
no reviews | add a review

» Add other authors (3 possible)

Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Power, EileenTranslatorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
A Citizen of Parismain authorall editionsconfirmed
Power, Eileenmain authorall editionsconfirmed
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English (1)

Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.56)
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
3 4
3.5 1
4 2
4.5
5 1

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 127,263,320 books! | Top bar: Always visible