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Shirley, John   


  • Accomplished ladies rich closet of rarities
  • Subjects: carving, confectionary, cookery, cosmetics, distillation, domestic medicine, household (dairy), behaviour, preservation, serving, manners,

    • 1. The Accomplished Ladies Rich Closet / of / Rarities. / or, the / Ingenoius gentlewoman and servant= / maids delightful companion. / To which is added a second part, containing / directions for the guidance of the young gentle- / woman as to her behaviour and seemly deportment, &c.
      W. Wilde   Nicholas Boddington   1687
      [i-viii] 1-233 [234]   6o A-K
      GB:   LeU(B)  

      A1v Licensed by: Rob. Midgley Aug 26 1686 Advertisement for London Pills by the Author for Dr. Richard Brown. Final page advertisement for Boddington and Blare who are selling schoolbooks.

      Wing: Boddington, Nicholas, 1687, (S3498A), see also S3498 - 1687, S3499 - 1691 (3rd ed.), S3500 - 1696, (4th ed.) - see 2nd entry below, S3501 - 1696 (5th ed.)

    • 2. — The accomplished ladies rich closet of rarities, or, The ingenious gentlewoman and servant-maids delightful companion : containing many excellent things for the accomplishment of the female sex ... : to which is added a second part containing directions for the guidance of a young gentlewoman as to her behaviour and seemly deportment ... : together with ... matters ... not published in the former editions.
      W. Wilde   N. Boddington   1690

      Sourced from World CAT : Book : Microfilm : Master microform

      Wing: Shirley, John - 3498 (1687)

    • 3. — The Accomplished Ladies Rich Closet / of / Rarities. / or, the / Ingenoius gentlewoman and servant= / maids delightful companion. The fourth edition, with large additions / Corrected and amended
      W. Wilde   N. Boddington, J. Blare   1696
      [1-8] 9-222   12o A in 6 B-L12 K in 6
      GB:   LeU(B)  

      Licensed.
      Address: The Preface to the Reader: sig. J. Shirley
      Engraved frontis opposite title-page.
      1) Contents: Physical & Cordial Waters
      Artificial Wines and other Liquors
      Cordial & Physical Spirits
      Cordial & Physical Syrups
      Preserving, Conserving etc
      Candying & Drying
      Confectionary
      Carving
      Beautifying-waters
      Physical & Chirugical Receipts
      Duty of a Wet Nurse (Children)%
      Chambermaids instructions
      Cook-maid
      Bills of Fare
      Dairy-maid
      Judicious MidwivesÉ
      With: Guidance to young Genlewoman

      S3500 reel 1389

    • 4. — The accomplished ladies rich closet of rarities : or, The ingenious gentlewoman and servant-maids delightful companion : containing many excellent things for the accomplishment of the female sex, after the exactest manner and method, viz: ... physical and chirurgicall receipts : the duty of a wet-nurse : and to know and cure diseases in children ... : to which is added, a second part, containing directions for the guidance of a young gentlewoman, as to her behaviour and seemly deportment, &c. : together with a new accession of many curious things and matters, profitable to the female sex, not published in the former editions.
      J. W.   N. Boddington   1706

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