Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes
A collection of ordinances and regulations for the government
A collection of ordinances and regulations for the government of the Royal Household made in divers reigns. From King Edward III to King William and Queen Mary. Also receipts in ancient cookery.
London: printed for The Society of Antiquaries by John Nichols 1790
21 cm. xxii, 476 p.
GB: LeU(B)* MCL MPL
US: KMK MiD NYPL
1. The Society had previously published, in 1787, the account of the Comptroller of the Ward- robe, of the 28th year of King Edward I. Being in Latin, this work is not here listed; but it includes a 64-page introduction in English by John Topham, Esq., and an 11-page glossary by R. G., which contain interesting material on food as well as other household matters.
Bitting, p. 532; Oxford, p. 119