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Accomplished ladies rich closet of rarities

By Shirley, John

subjects: carving, confectionary, cookery, cosmetics, distillation, domestic medicine, household (dairy), behaviour, preservation, serving, manners,

  • 1. The Accomplished Ladies Rich Closet / of / Rarities. / or, the / Ingenoius gentlewoman and servant= / maids delightful companion. / To which is added a second part, containing / directions for the guidance of the young gentle- / woman as to her behaviour and seemly deportment, &c.
    W. Wilde   Nicholas Boddington   1687
    [i-viii] 1-233 [234]   6o A-K
    GB:   LeU(B)  

    A1v Licensed by: Rob. Midgley Aug 26 1686 Advertisement for London Pills by the Author for Dr. Richard Brown. Final page advertisement for Boddington and Blare who are selling schoolbooks.

    Wing: Boddington, Nicholas, 1687, (S3498A), see also S3498 - 1687, S3499 - 1691 (3rd ed.), S3500 - 1696, (4th ed.) - see 2nd entry below, S3501 - 1696 (5th ed.)

  • 2. — The accomplished ladies rich closet of rarities, or, The ingenious gentlewoman and servant-maids delightful companion : containing many excellent things for the accomplishment of the female sex ... : to which is added a second part containing directions for the guidance of a young gentlewoman as to her behaviour and seemly deportment ... : together with ... matters ... not published in the former editions.
    W. Wilde   N. Boddington   1690

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    Wing: Shirley, John - 3498 (1687)

  • 3. — The Accomplished Ladies Rich Closet / of / Rarities. / or, the / Ingenoius gentlewoman and servant= / maids delightful companion. The fourth edition, with large additions / Corrected and amended
    W. Wilde   N. Boddington, J. Blare   1696
    [1-8] 9-222   12o A in 6 B-L12 K in 6
    GB:   LeU(B)  

    Licensed.
    Address: The Preface to the Reader: sig. J. Shirley
    Engraved frontis opposite title-page.
    1) Contents: Physical & Cordial Waters
    Artificial Wines and other Liquors
    Cordial & Physical Spirits
    Cordial & Physical Syrups
    Preserving, Conserving etc
    Candying & Drying
    Confectionary
    Carving
    Beautifying-waters
    Physical & Chirugical Receipts
    Duty of a Wet Nurse (Children)%
    Chambermaids instructions
    Cook-maid
    Bills of Fare
    Dairy-maid
    Judicious MidwivesÉ
    With: Guidance to young Genlewoman

    S3500 reel 1389

  • 4. — The accomplished ladies rich closet of rarities : or, The ingenious gentlewoman and servant-maids delightful companion : containing many excellent things for the accomplishment of the female sex, after the exactest manner and method, viz: ... physical and chirurgicall receipts : the duty of a wet-nurse : and to know and cure diseases in children ... : to which is added, a second part, containing directions for the guidance of a young gentlewoman, as to her behaviour and seemly deportment, &c. : together with a new accession of many curious things and matters, profitable to the female sex, not published in the former editions.
    J. W.   N. Boddington   1706

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