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Newe tracte or treatyse of Husbandrye

By Fitzherbert, J.

subjects: husbandry, cookery,

  • 1. Here begynneth a newe tracte or trea = / tyse moost profitable. for all husbande men: and very frutefull for all other persons to rede. / Husbandrye
    Rychard Pynson   1523
    foliated [i] 1-65 [66-67]   4o A-M4
    GB:   LB  

    'Husbandrye' cleverly caught in top of woodcut.
    Prologus [Latin / English]: on man made to labour.
    Table [ie list] on [66-67].
    A prologue for the wife's occupation [xlvii] + lesson + what she might do.
    Dining as visiting [from l] + what a servant should have.

    PR 10994

  • 2. — Here begynneth a newe tracte or trea = / tyse moost profitable for all husbande men: and very frutefull for all other persons to rede. / Husbandrye/newly cor=/recte & amended by the auctour//with dyverse other/thynges added therunto.
    Peter Treuerys   1525

    No additional material; the Table is located at start not end.

  • 3. — Here begynneth a newe tracte or treatyse moost p[ro]fytable for all husba[n]de men: and very frutefull for all other persones to rede, newly correcte [sic] [and] amended by the auctour, with dyuerse other thynges added thervnto.
    Peter Treuerys   1530?
    GB:   LB  

    Sourced from World CAT : Book : Microfilm. By John Fitzherbert; Anthony Fitzherbert, Sir

    PR 10995

  • 4. — Here begynneth a newe tracte or treatyse moost profytable for all husbande men: and very frutefull for all other persons to rede.
    Richarde Pynson   1531

    Sourced from World CAT : Book

  • 5. — [Another edition]
    Thomas Berthlet   [1534]
    [1-6] foliated 1-90   A6, B-M8, N2
    GB:   LB  

    Note at end on Fitzherbert working 40 years as husbandman. Same tp and frontis as 1534 Castel of Health.

  • 6. — The boke of / husbandrye verye / profytable & neces = / sarye for al maner / of persons newlye / corrected and amended by the auctor Fitz= / herbarde, with / dyvers addi= / tions put / there un= / to.
    John Walle   1555
    8o A-M8 N2

    No new material in this edition.

    PR 11000.4