Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
CHOMEL, Nom. 1632-171?
- Dictionnaire oeconomique; or, the family dictionary
Dictionnaire oeconomique; or, the family dictionary. Containing . . . the best and cheapest way of providing and improving all manner of meats and drinks . . . of preserving all kinds of fruits . . . the whole illustrated throughout with very great variety of figures. etc. [revised and recommended by Mr R. Bradley]. In two volumes.
London: printed for D. Midwinter 1725
35 cm. n.p. pls.
GB: CUL EUL* LBL
US: DCLC KMK MH
--another ed. Dublin: printed by J. Watts, 1727. --: OCIW
--another ed. Dublin: printed by L. Flinn, 1758. --: MH
1. Professor Richard Bradley revised the English translation of the 2nd French ed. of the Rev. Noel Chomel's work (1st ed., Lyon, 1709; 2nd ed., Paris, 1718); see Vicaire, p. 173.
2. Mon.Cat./2 (vol. 1), p. 1 (May 1723) gives a note on proposals for funding the printing by subscription.
Bitting, pp. 87-8; Oxford, pp. 57-8
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