The British housewife : or, the cook, housekeeper's, and gardiner's companion. Calculated for the Service both of London and the Country; And directing what is necessary to be done in the Providing for, Conducting, and Managing a Family throughout , Etc,

By: Bradley Martha

Price: £650.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Volume 1 only.Collation, engraved frontis, 752 pages, plus 7 engraved plates. ( Apparently volume 1 was only issued with an engraved frontis, the additional 7 plates appear to be from volume 2. )Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches.Weight 1.2kg.Bound in modern full calf, raised bands, red leather title label. Binding in excellent condition.Internally, no loose pages, month inscription in early hand on top margin of Jan/Fed/March, some occasional light staining, a few sections have been cleaned, small chip from margin of frontis. Pages in good clean condition.A very nice clean well bound copy.A68

Title: The British housewife : or, the cook, housekeeper's, and gardiner's companion. Calculated for the Service both of London and the Country; And directing what is necessary to be done in the Providing for, Conducting, and Managing a Family throughout , Etc,

Author Name: Bradley Martha

Categories: Antiquarian, Leather Bindings, Cookery/Domestic,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, printed for S. Crowder and H. Woodgate, at the Golden Ball in Paternoster Row, no date but circa [1760?].: 1760

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 008890

Keywords: Cookery