Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
- The London complete art of cookery; containing the most approved receipts ever exhibited to the public
The London complete art of cookery; containing the most approved receipts ever exhibited to the public; selected with care from the newest editions of the best authors, French and English. Also the complete brewer. etc.
London: printed for William Lane 1797.
18 cm. 232 p. frontis. pls.
US: KMK NYPL NcU
1. The 1797 ed. is almost certainly a spurious and pirated version of a book first published in 1783, which went into its 8th ed. in 1796; see under earlier entry: FARLEY, John, The London art of cookery.
2. The 1797 entry is based on Rudolph, pp. 78-9. For a copy that is (or was) in the British Isles; see B.& G.Cat., No. 27, p. 14.
Oxford, p. 124
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