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Dictionary of practical receipts

By FRANCIS, George William

subjects: dictionaries, receipts,

  • 1. The dictionary of practical receipts; containing the arcana of trade and manufacture; domestic economy; artistical, ornamental & scientific processes; pharmaceutical and chemical preparations, &c. &c. &c. By G. Francis, F.L.S.
    21.0 x 12.5 cm   Pp [i-iv] 1-348   illus
    GB:   *OPo(F)  

  • 2. — [Another edition, 1851]
    US:   DLC  

    The NUCat lists a "new and improved edition' of "The dictionary of practical receipts' as published London: J. Allen, 1851. Unlike the 1848 edition this work has an index, and is likely to be the second edition.

  • 3. — [Third edition, 1853]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists a third edition as published London: J. Allen and D. Francis 1853. The title is the same as for the 1848 edition.

  • 4. — [Another edition, 1857]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists a "new and improved edition' as published London 1857.