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London, England: S.O. Beeton, etc., monthly, First series 1852-1860; second series 1860-1879
[The period covered initially by Arts: Search will be the Second series,1860-1879.  Available soon]

The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine was a pioneering women’s serial founded and published by Samuel Orchart Beeeton (1830-1877), husband of the writer Mrs Beeton (Isabela Mary Beeton). Aimed at the new middle classes, it is valuable source on the arrangement of the mid-nineteenth century household and its equipment.  The magazine is also useful as a source on Victorian fashion and consumer attitudes.
Note: the First series of The Englishwoman’s Domestic Magazine (1852-1879) has been digitized by the ‘Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical’ project: