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HEALTH   


  • Health's preservative: being a dissertation on diet, air, and down-beds.
  • Subjects: health, diet, household management, bedding, poultry,

    • 1. Health's preservative: being a dissertation on diet, air, and down-beds. And of the cause and cure of buggs [sic] . . . directions how to buy, feed and fatten fowl. etc. [eminent poulterer deceas'd].
      London: printed for F. Cogan   1750
      20 cm.   104 p   1 sh.  
      GB:   LBL*  
      US:   DCLC  

      1. The section on poultry gives valuable evidence on the great number and variety of land and water birds which were eaten in the 18th century.


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