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Widdowes treasure

By Partridge, John

subjects: cookery, domestic medicine, husbandry,

  • 1. The widdowes trea- / sure, plentifully furni / shed with sundrie precious and approved se / crets in Physicke, and Chirugery / for the health and pleasure / of mankinde. // Hereunto are adioyned, sun- / dry pretie practices and conclusions / of cookerie: with many profitable / and holesome medicines for / sundrie diseases in / Cattell.
    Robert Waldegrave   Edward White   1585
    8.3 x 13.9   12o A-G in 6s
    GB:   LeU(B)  

    Address: 'To the Curteous Reader', with request not to 'scorn' for disclosing secrets; no index (missing?).
    STC: 1585; London - 1595; Oxford - 1631; London - 1639

    STC 19434, see also PR 19433.3