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The compleat city and country cook: or, accomplish'd housewife

By CARTER, CHARLES

subjects: cookery, health, medicine,

  • 1. The compleat city and country cook: or, accomplish'd housewife . . . illustrated with forty-nine copper plates . . . to which is added by way of appendix, near two hundred of the most approv'd receipts in physick and surgery for the cure of the most common diseases incident to families: the collection of a noble lady deceased. etc.
    London: printed for A. Bettesworth, C. Hitch and C. Davis   1732
    20 cm.   viii, 280 p. pls.   5 sh.  
    GB:   BaCE   LWML   LeU(B)*  
    US:   CLSU   DCLC   NYPL  

    --2nd ed. with large additions. London: printed for A. Bettesworth, C. Hitch and C. Davis, 1736. LBL; LWML; OBL: DCLC; NIC
    --3rd ed. London: printed for [----] 1749. 1. RB (Mar. 1732), p. 69, confirms that the price was 5 sh.
    2. The only known reference to the 3rd edition (1749) is B. & G. Cat., No. 37, p. 8.

    Bitting, p. 78; Oxford, p. 62