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The director: or, young woman's best companion

By JACKSON, SARAH

subjects: cookery, medicine, wine, carving,

  • 1. The director: or, young woman's best companion, . . . in cookery . . . physick, and surgery . . . directions for carving . . . made wines . . . collected for the use of her own family . . . being one of the plainest and cheapest of the kind. The whole makes a complete family cook and physician.
    London: printed for J. Fuller; and for S. Neale at Chatham   1754
    17 cm.   112 p.  
    GB:   ENLS*   LBL   LeU(B)  
    US:   NNNAM  

    --another ed. London: printed for S. Crowder and H. Woodgate, 1754.
    --2nd ed. corrected and greatly improv'd. London: printed for S. Crowder and H. Woodgate, 1755. LeU(B): NIC; NYPL
    --a new ed. corrected and greatly improved. London: printed for S. Crowder and R. Baldwin, 1770.
    1. 'This work may be had complete, or the numbers delivered weekly at their own houses upon giving notice to the proprietor J. Fuller.'
    2. The only known reference to the S. Crowder and H. Woodgate, 1754 edition is given in B.& G.Cat., No. 37, p. 10.
    3. The only known reference to this S. Crowder and R. Baldwin, 1770 edition is given in BABCat., No. BA/20, p. 32.

    Oxford, p. 86