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Some friendly cautions to the heads of families

By JOHNSON, ROBERT WALLACE

subjects: household management, medicine,

  • 1. Some friendly cautions to the heads of families, . . . containing also ample directions to nurses who attend the sick and women in child-bed. etc. by a physician].
    London: sold by D. Wilson   1767
    19 cm.   111 p.  
    GB:   EUL*   LWML  
    US:   CaBVaUW   DCLC   DNLM  

    --2nd ed. Brentford: printed for the author by P. Norbury, 1772. LWML
    --3rd ed. with additions. Brentford: printed for the author by P. Norbury, 1793. LBL; LWML: DNLM
    1. The second half of th4 1767 ed. work contains many diet recipes, including white caudle, mutton broth, boiled pigeon, blanc-manger, batter pudding and linseed-tea.
    2. The LWML copy contains contemporary MS receipts.