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A complete collection of cookery receipts
A complete collection of cookery receipts, (consisting of near four hundred,) which have been taught upwards of fifty years. etc. [by Susanna, Elizabeth, and Mary Kellet].
Newcastle upon Tyne: printed by T. Saint Sold by W. Charnley, Whitfield & Co. 1780
22 cm. vi, xii, 192 p.
GB: LBL LeU(B)* NPL
US: CaBVaUW DCLC
1. This work is dedicated by these three cookery teachers (probably a mother and two daughters, or three sisters) to 'The Ladies who honoured our School with their attendance', and the dedication is followed by a list of subscribers. Only two of the many receipts are medicinal; one for rheumatism, the other an alleged cure for the bite of a mad dog.
2. The LeU(B) copy contains the bookplate of Thomas Bell, 1797.
Bitting, p. 256
Title-page from Susanna, Elizabeth, and Mary Kellet, A complete collection of cookery receipts