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Cookery and pastry

By MACIVER, SUSANNA

subjects: cookery, pastry, training,

  • 1. Cookery and pastry. As taught and practised by Mrs. Maciver, teacher of those arts in Edinburgh.
    Edinburgh: printed for the author at her house, Stephen Law's close, back of the City-guard.   Sold by her, at her house, Stephen Law's close, back of the City-guard.   1773
    [2 sh. 6 d.]  

    --another ed. Edinburgh: printed for the author, and sold by her, 1774. --: NYPL
    --2nd ed. Edinburgh: printed for the author, and sold by her, 1777. AUL: MH
    --3rd ed. Edinburgh: printed for the author, 1782. ENLS; LWML; LeU(B): NIC; NYPL
    --4th ed. Edinburgh: printed for C. Elliot, and G. Robinson, 1784. ENLS; GPL(M); LBL: DCLC; OrU
    --a new ed. Edinburgh: printed for C. Elliot [at Edinburgh] and for G. G. & J. Robinson [at London], 1787. CUL; ENLS; OBL: NPV
    --a new ed. with additions. London: printed for C. Elliot [at Edinburgh] and for T. Kay [at London], 1789. DoCL; GUL; LeU(B): KMK;NjP; OrU
    --a new ed. with additions. Edinburgh: printed by D. Schaw and Co., 1800. LBL: FTaSU
    1. Mrs Susanna Maciver and her colleague Mrs Frazer ran one of the few schools of cookery for ladies in Edinburgh. After Mrs Maciver's death (c.1790), the school was continued by Mrs Frazer alone; see under earlier entry: FRAZER, [----] [Mrs], The practice of cookery, which is clearly based on Mrs Maciver's book. For further infor

    Bitting, p. 299; Oxford, p. 106