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The art of cookery, in imitation of Horace's


subjects: food, poetry,

  • 1. The art of cookery, in imitation of Horace's ['] Art of Poetry [']. With some letters to Dr. Lister, and others: occasion'd principally by the title of a book publish'd by the Doctor, being the works of Apicius Coelius, . . . to which is added, Horace's ['] Art of Poetry ['], in Latin .... Humbly inscrib'd to the Honourable Beefsteak Club. [Anon].
    London: printed for Bernard Lintott   [1708]
    19 cm.   160 p.  
    GB:   ENLS*   LWML   LeU(B)  
    US:   MH   NYPL   ViU  

    --2nd ed. London: printed for Bernard Lintott, [1710].2 LBL; LeU(B): CtY; ViWC
    1. For proof of date (1708 ed.); see under previous entry: KING, William, The art of cookery. A poem (note 1).
    2. An engraved frontispiece by Van der Gucht was added to the 2nd edition (1710); see Murphy, p. 24.

    Cited: Bitting, p. 260