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PARTRIDGE, ANN   flourished 1780?


  • The new and complete universal cook
  • Subjects: cookery, pastry,

    • 1. The new and complete universal cook; or, young woman's best guide in the whole art of cookery . . . together with the whole art of pastry . . . to which are added many particulars.
      London: printed for Alex. Hogg   [c.1780]
      70 p. frontis   6 d.  
      GB:   LBL  

      1. The author described herself as 'Mrs. Ann Partridge, of Great George- Street, Westminster'.
      2. The frontispiece (but nothing else) is identical to one used in another work printed for the same bookseller; see under later entry: PRICE, Elizabeth, The new, universal, and complete confectioner.
      3. The British Library copy has been destroyed [Letter from BL Ref. Division to present compiler, dated 26 JuIy 1977].

      Oxford, p. 111


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