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SEAGER, Robert   born 1822


  • A practical treatise on the manufacture of cheap non-alcoholic beverages
  • Subjects: temperance cookery, beverages,

    • 1. A practical treatise | on the manufacture of | cheap non-alcoholic beverages; | with | sketches of my life | as a temperance reformer. | By | Robert Seager | Ipswich.
      London: National Temperance Publication Depot; [1888]
      16.0 x 10.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi, 7-96   [1s on binding]   Green cloth  
      GB:   LB   LoEN   OB   *OPo(F)  
      US:   NN  

      Printed on the title-page is the quotation ""Go, little book, from this my solitude: I cast thee on the waters, # go thy ways; and if, as I believe, thy vein be good, the world will find thee after many days." Southey."
      The introduction is dated The Gables, Ipswich, 1888. On pages 7-73 the author gives "Sketches of my life as a temperance reformer". On pages 74-96 he presents recipes for "Cheap non-alcoholic beverages" meant for home use or for sale.
      Noling 366 cites Edinburgh: National Temperance Publication Depot, 1888.


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