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JOHNSON, ROBERT WALLACE   flourished 1767-1793


  • Some friendly cautions to the heads of families
  • Subjects: household management, medicine,

    • 1. Some friendly cautions to the heads of families, . . . containing also ample directions to nurses who attend the sick and women in child-bed. etc. by a physician].
      London: sold by D. Wilson   1767
      19 cm.   111 p.  
      GB:   EUL*   LWML  
      US:   CaBVaUW   DCLC   DNLM  

      --2nd ed. Brentford: printed for the author by P. Norbury, 1772. LWML
      --3rd ed. with additions. Brentford: printed for the author by P. Norbury, 1793. LBL; LWML: DNLM
      1. The second half of th4 1767 ed. work contains many diet recipes, including white caudle, mutton broth, boiled pigeon, blanc-manger, batter pudding and linseed-tea.
      2. The LWML copy contains contemporary MS receipts.


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