Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
FRANCIS, George William 1800-1865
- Dictionary of practical receipts
The dictionary of practical receipts; containing the arcana of trade and manufacture; domestic economy; artistical, ornamental & scientific processes; pharmaceutical and chemical preparations, &c. &c. &c. By G. Francis, F.L.S.
21.0 x 12.5 cm Pp [i-iv] 1-348 illus
[Another edition, 1851]
The NUCat lists a "new and improved edition' of "The dictionary of practical receipts' as published London: J. Allen, 1851. Unlike the 1848 edition this work has an index, and is likely to be the second edition.
[Third edition, 1853]
The BMCat lists a third edition as published London: J. Allen and D. Francis 1853. The title is the same as for the 1848 edition.
[Another edition, 1857]
The BMCat lists a "new and improved edition' as published London 1857.
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