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A practical treatise on the manufacture of cheap non-alcoholic beverages

By SEAGER, Robert

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.