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An essay on the present high price of provisions

By WIMPEY, JOSEPH

subjects: food, economy, corn, cooking with, cheese, butter,

  • 1. An essay on the present high price of provisions . . . particularly corn, butcher's meat, cheese and butter. etc.
    London: printed for T. Davies   1772
    21 cm.   68 p.   1 sh. 6 d.  
    GB:   ENLS*   LBL  
    US:   CtY   PU  

    1. This work is in a similar vein to a previously cited book; see under earlier entry: ESSAY, An essay on tea, sugar, . . .; which was published in 1777.
    2. Scots Mag., vol. 34 (Aug. 1772), p. 436, confirms that the price was 1 sh. 6 d.