The Household Cyclopedia is a book, first printed in 1881, on Housekeeping.
It is an excellent reference for those interesting in DIY type things. Since the knowledge contained within it pertains to much more than just housekeeping. Ranging from making Glass, making Leather, Medicine, Distillation, Dyeing, Brewing, Pottery, and Cooking and other types of Food production; as well as many many other topics.
Online versions of it can be found in the following places: