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The compleat housewife, or, Accomplished gentlewoman's companion : being a collection of upwards of five hundred of the most approved receipts in cookery, pastry, confectionary, preserving, pickles, cakes, creams, jellies, made wines, cordials : with copper plates curiously engraven for the regular disposition or placing of the various dishes and courses, and also bills of fare for every month in the year : to which is added, a collection of above three hundred family receipts of medicines ... / by E. Smith.

Author:
Smith, E. (Eliza), -approximately 1732 [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
London : Printed for C. Hitch ... [and 12 others], 1758.
Εdition:
The sixteenth edition, with additions.
Description:
[16], 396, xii p., [7] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
Notes:
Includes index.
Binding note:
Contemporary calf binding, rebacked.
Provenance:
Bookplate of Rebecca S. Footman and autograph signatures of various members of the Footman and Rawson families.
Source acquisition:
Gift of Julian Street, and includes an A.L.S. from Elsie Frost to Street which has been tipped in. Inquire at Manuscripts Division.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Cookbooks England London 1758.
Other title(s):
Accomplished gentlewoman's companion
OCLC:
59669247
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