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The country housewife and lady's director

By BRADLEY, RICHARD

subjects: household management, farming, wine,

  • 1. The country housewife and lady's director, in the management of a house, and the delights and profits of a farm, . . . managing the brew-house . . . and making of wines . . . etc.' The second [sic] edition.
    London: printed for Woodman and Lyon   1727
    20 cm.   xi, 187 p. frontis   2 sh. 6 d.  
    GB:   LBL*  

    --another ed. Dublin: printed for J. Watts, 1727. LWML: DCLC
    --3rd ed. London: printed for Woodman and Lyon, 1727. --: DCLC
    --3rd ed. London: printed for Woodman and Lyon, 1728. OBL; NNNAM
    --supplement. [Part 2 only, being a completely new addition to the original work.] The country housewife and lady's director, adorn'd with cuts. London: printed for D. Browne and T. Woodman, 1732. [Part 2] vii, 188 p. LBL: MH
    --6th ed. with additions [being Parts 1 and 2 in one volume]. London: printed for D. Browne and T. Woodman, 1732. GUL; LBL; LWML
    --6th ed. with additions [being Parts 1 and 2 in one volume]. London: printed for D. Browne, 1736. LBL; LeU(B)
    --6th ed. with additions. London: printed for D. Browne and L. Davis, 1753. LeU(B)
    --6th ed. London: printed for W. Bristow and C. Ethrington, 1762. OBL
    1 . For a life of Richard Bradley, FRS, Professor of Botany, University of Cambridge, see DNB, vol. 2 (1908), p. 1080; also the Introduction, pp. 9-25, by Caroline Davidson to the reprint of the 6th ed. of th

    Bitting, pp. 55-6; Oxford, pp. 58-9

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