Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
BAILEY, NATHANIEL died 1742
- Dictionarium domesticum
Dictionarium domesticum, being a new and compleat houshold [sic] diction- ary. For the use both of city and country. Shewing, the whole arts of brewing, baking, cookery and pickling . . . confectionary . . the management of the kitchin [sic], pantry, larder, dairy, olitory, and poultry . . . the herdsman, English vineyard . . . the apiary . . . the family physician. etc.
London: printed for C. Hitch, C. Davis and S. Austen 1736
20 cm. [614 p.] frontis 6 sh.
GB: AUL LWML LeU(B)*
US: DCLC KMK MH
1. The author was a school master in Stepney, and also compiled The Universal Etymological English Dictionary.
2. On the cover of the copy inspected is the short title: 'Bailey's Family Dictionary'.
3. An olitory is a kitchen garden.
4. Ann.Cat., p. 3, confirms that the price was 6 sh.
Bitting, p. 24; Oxford, p. 69
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