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Observations on such nutritive vegetables as may be substituted
Observations on such nutritive vegetables as may be substituted in the place of ordinary food, in times of scarcity. etc.
London: printed for J. Murray 1783
21 cm. viii, 80 p.
GB: LBL* LWML MPL
US: CaBVaUW DCLC MH
1. Four years before this work was published, a piece on the author appeared in Scots Mag., vol. 41 (Oct. 1779), pp. 519-20, which included: 'A method to make potato bread without the admixture of flour, by M. Parmentier of the College of Pharmacy, Paris', followed by a long and detailed receipt which took up nearly two pages. For a life of the author see Nouvelle Biogmphie Generale, op. cit., tome 39, pp. 232-4.
2. For the works in French by the author see Vicaire, p. 656.