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Accomplished ladys delight

By Wolley, Hannah

subjects: carving, confectionary, cookery, cosmetics, domestic medicine, household, husbandry, angling,

  • 1. The Accomplish'd lady's delight in preserving, physick, beautifying, and cookery Containing, I. The art of preserving and candying fruits & flowers, and the making of all sorts of conserves, syrups, and Jellies. II. The physical cabinet, or, excellent receipts in physick and chirurgery; together with some rare beautifying waters, to adorn and add loveliness to the face and body: and also some new and excellent secrets and experiments in the art of angling. 3. The compleat cooks guide, or, directions for dressing all sorts of flesh, fowl, and fish, both in the English and French mode, with all sauces and sallets; and the making pyes, pasties, tarts, and custards, with the forms and shapes of many of them.
    B. Harris   1675

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    Wing: Harris, Sarah, 1686, see W3272A for 1675, also entries W3268 - 1675, W3268a - 1677, W3269 - 1677, W3270 - 1683, W3271 - 1684, W3272 - 1685, W3272A - 1686, W3273 - 1696 (7th ed.)

  • 2. — The Accomplish'd Ladies Delight É
    1677
    [i-iv] 1-380   8o A-Q8

    Frontis similar to Queen-like Closet, but different recipes.

  • 3. — The accomplish'd ladies delight in preserving, physick, beautifying and cookery. Containing I. The art of preserving, and candying fruits and flowers... II. The physical cabinet, or excellent receipts in physick and chirurgery... III. The compleat cooks guide...
    1684

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    Edition/Format: Book : English : The fourth edition enlarged

  • 4. — The Accomplish'e / Ladies Delight / in / preserving, physick, beautifying= / ing, and cookery. / Containing // I. The Art of preserving, and candying fruits and flowers, and the making of all sorts of conserve, syrups, and jellies. // II. The physical cabinet, or excellent receipts in physick and chirurgery, together with some rare beautifying waters, to / adorn and add loveliness to the face and body - / and also some new and excellent secrets and ex- / periments in the art of angling. // III. The Compleat Cook's guide, or, directions for dressing all sorts of flesh, fowl / and fish, both in the English and French mode, / with all sauces and sallets, and the making Pyes, / Pastries, tarts, and custards, with the forms and shapes of many of them. // The Sixth edition enlarged. /
    Sarah Harris   1686
    8.2 x 14.5   [i-vi] 1-208 [209-220]   12o χ2 A-I12 K in 6
    GB:   LeU(B)  

    Licensed July 14, 1686 Rob Midgeley. A well-printed book.
    ? : 2 plates: a frontis, and a portrait of a woman.
    A2 Address: to the Ladies and Gentlewomen, signed T.P.
    Art of Preserving: 1; Physick & Chirgery: 66 (begins with plate of woman fishing); Angling 107 with plate of fish (114); tipped in pie designs 156-7; Cook's Guide from 177; Carving 198; Bills of Fare 200; Order of Feast [205] signed BH; Tables [209- 220].
    tipped in pie designs 156-7. The 'Ladies Physical Closet' in "The Ladies Delight" (1672) has become section II: the 'physical cabinet' in this book. The material in section III is from the "Cook's Guide" (1664), not "The Compleat Cook's Guide" (below at 1677).

    Wing: Harris, Sarah, 1686, see W3272A for 1675, also entries W3268 - 1675, W3268a - 1677, W3269 - 1677, W3270 - 1683, W3271 - 1684, W3272 - 1685, W3272A - 1686, W3273 - 1696 (7th ed.). Another edition 1715 (Brotherton Library, L).