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The useful and entertaining family miscellany


subjects: recipes, medicine,

  • 1. The useful and entertaining family miscellany: containing the complete English housekeeper's companion . . . in which are added the genuine receipts for compounding Mr. Ward's principal medicines. Also every-one his own physician . . . likewise, the fair one's pleasing songster. etc.
    London: printed for John Smith   1772
    20 cm.   vii, 110p. pls.  
    GB:   LMWL   LeU(B)*  

    1. The author described herself as 'Mrs Isabella Moore who was twenty years a worthy and frugal housekeeper in a private gentleman's family at Duffield, near Derby'