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  • New family receipt book
  • Subjects: receipts,

    • 1. The new family receipt book, containing eight hundred truly valuable receipts in various branches of domestic economy / selected from the works of British and foreign writers of unquestionable experience and authority, and from the attested communications of scientific friends. New edition, augmented, corrected, and considerably improved.
      1811
      17.0 x 10.0 cm   Pp [i-viii] [ix] x-xxxviii [xxxix] [blank] [1] 2-440   7s 6d  
      GB:   *OPo(F)  

      The collection includes receipts for agriculture, perfumery, dyeing, experimental science, destroying vermin, medicines, and for general household use.

    • 2. — [Title as 1811] A new edition, corrected.
      16.0 x 9.5 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv-vi [vii] viii-xxxvi [1] 2-419 [420]   7s 6d  
      GB:   *OPo(F)  

    • 3. — [An edition, 1818]

      A new edition, corrected, published in 1818, is cited in the catalogue published by K Books in November 1976.

    • 4. — [An edition, 1820]
      GB:   Priv coll  

      According to information from a private collector there was a new corrected edition published London: John Murray 1820.
      General comments: A number of other works published in the early part of the nineteenth century bore the same or similar titles, "Family receipt book' and "New family receipt book', but contained mostly culinary receipts.

    • 5. — The new family receipt book, containing eight hundred truly valuable receipts in various branches of domestic economy / selected from the works of British and foreign writers of unquestionable experience & authority, and from the attested communications of scientific friends. New edition, augmented, corrected, and considerably improved.
      1811
      17.0 x 10.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-viii [ix] x-xxxviii [xxxix-xl] [blank] [1] 2-440   7s 6d  
      GB:   *OPo(F)  

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