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Bound in original brown cloth with gilt to spine and front. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. (dw;slightly rubbed at edges). Not price clipped. A clean and tight copy. 394pp. plus xii, With b/w engraved frontis with engravings of courses at back. Being a Collection of upwards of six hundred of the most approved receipts in cookery, cakes pastry, creams, confectionary, jellies, preserving, made wines, pickles, cordials with copper plates curiously engraved for the regular disposition of placing of the various dishes and course and also bills of fare for every month in the year. Publisher’s note “Remedies and cures included should be not be used as they could be dangerous and a threat to health.”
Title: The Compleat Housewife. Facsimile edition.
Publisher: Studio Editions, London. 1994 1st. thus:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 54586
Keywords: COOKERY ELIZA SMITH, Compleat Housewife, cookery, cakes pastry, creams, confectionary, jellies, preserving, made wines, pickles, cordials, remedies, cures,