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Domestic economy

By DONOVAN, Michael

subjects: receipts,

  • 1. The cabinet of useful arts. Conducted by the Rev. Dionysius Lardner, LL.D. F.R.S. L.& E. / M.R.I.A. F.L.S. F.Z.S. Hon. F.C.P.S. M.Ast. S. &c. &c. assisted by eminent scientific men. Domestic economy. Vol. 1. Brewing. Distilling. Wine-making. Baking, &c. By Michael Donovan, Esq. M.R.I.A. Professor of chemistry to the Company of Apothecaries in Ireland.
    17.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [1-4] [i-v] vi-viii [ix] x-xiv [1] 2-376   Tp engr
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    There are three separate title pages. The second, engraved, title-page reads: "Domestic economy', Vol. 1, containing brewing, distilling, wine-making, baking &c. by Michael Donovan Esq. M.R.I.A. The third title-page reads "The cabinet cyclopaedia. Conducted by the Rev. Dionysius Lardner... Useful Arts. Domestic economy. Vol.1... by Michael Donovan, Esq. M.R.I.A....'. This edition is cited in Oxford, p164. A two volume edition of 1830 is also cited in Bitting.

  • 2. — [An edition, 1842, 1837]
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    The NUCat lists an edition in two volumes as being published London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, and J.Taylor, 1842 and 1837.
    The title-pages are engraved. Volume I is on brewing, distilling, wine-making, baking etc. Volume II is on human food.

  • 3. — [An edition, 1843-1847]
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    The NUCat lists a new edition as being published London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1843-1847, in two volumes.
    Each volume has an additional title-page; that to Volume II is engraved and dated 1845.