Household Books Published in Britain: V2 - 1700-1800 (VM)


ABBREVIATIONS

List of Short Titles used for frequently cited sources:


  • Ann.Cat.The Annual Catalogue for the years 1736-1737 (with an introduction by David Fairweather Foxon), English Bibliographical Sources, Series 1, No. 5, republished by Gregg-Archive, 1965
  • ArestyEsther B. Aresty, The Delectable Past, London, 1965. [Bibliographical section only]
  • BABCat.A catalogue in a series published by Beeleigh Abbey Books (W. 81. G. Foyle Limited); being No. BA/20, 'Agriculture and Botany: Medicine: Science and Technology', Maldon, Essex [1975]
  • B.& G.Cat.Two catalogues published by Birrell 8: Garnett Limited, 30 Gerrard Street, London, W.1, each cited with its catalogue number after the short title, as follows: No. 27, 'Domestic Books of All Ages' [c.1931]; and No. 37, 'A Catalogue of Cookery Books from the Collection of J. E. Hodgkin, Esq., Dr. A. W. Oxford and other sources' [c.1934]
  • Bib.Ann.Bibliotheca Annua: The Annual Catalogue for the year 1699; and for the years 1701-1703 (with an intro. by David Fairweather Foxon), English Bibliographical Sources, Series 1, No. 4, republished by Gregg-Archive in 2 vols. (1: 1699; 2: 1701- 1703), 1964. The appropriate volume number is cited after short title
  • BittingKatherine Golden Bitting, Gastronomic Bibliography, San Francisco, 1939; reprinted Ann Arbor, 1971. The present compiler has used the original 1939 edition
  • BM Cat.British Museum General Catalogue of Printed Books, Photolithographic Edition to 1955, 263 vols., London, 1960-6.
  • Brit.Mag.The British Magazine: 1746-1750 (with an intro. by David Fairweather Foxon), English Bibliographical Sources, Series 1, No. 8, republished by Gregg-Archive, 1965
  • Christie's Cat.Catalogues of books offered for sale, published by Messrs Christie's (Christie, Manson, & Woods, Auctioneers, London), various dates. The date of the catalogue referred to is cited after short title
  • CrahanMarcus E. Crahan, One Hundred Sixteen Uncommon Books on Food and Drink, Berkeley, 1975
  • DNBDictionary of National Biography, Sir Leslie Stephen and Sir Sidney Lee (edd.), 21 vols., London, 1908-9
  • DrexelTheodor Drexel, Catalog der Kochb├╝cher-Sammlung von Theodor Drexel, 6 issues, Frankfurt a.M., 1885-7-8-91. This is the catalogue of Drexel's cookbook collection, of which there were six different issues between 1885 and 1891. The appropriate date is cited after short title
  • EvansCharles Evans, American Bibliography: A Chronological Dictionary of all Books, Pamphlets and Periodical Publications Printed in the United States of America, 1639-1800, 14 vols., Chicago, 1903-34
  • Gents.Mag.The Gentleman's Magazine (or Monthly Intelligencer), 'Sylvanus Urban' (ed.), Series 1, 103 vols., London, 1731-1833
  • HazlittWilliam Carew Hazlitt, Old Cookery Books and Ancient Cuisine, London, 1886, republished 1902. The present compiler has used the 1902 edition
  • HenreyBlanche Henrey, British Botanical and Horticultural Literature before 1800, 3 vols., Oxford, 1975. The present compiler has used volume 3 only
  • LewerHenry William Lewer, A Book of Simples, London, 1908
  • LincolnWaldo Lincoln, American Cookery Books, 1742-1860, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1929, republished 1954. The present compiler has used the 1954 edition
  • Lond.Mag.The Monthly Catalogue from the London Magazine: 1732-1766 (with an intro. by David Fairweather Foxon), English Bibliographical Sources, Series 1, No. 7, republished by Gregg-Archive, 1966
  • LowensteinEleanor Lowenstein, Bibliography of American Cookery Books, 1742-1860, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1972
  • Lyle Cat.A catalogue in a series published by John Lyle, Bookseller (Lyle & Davidson Limited); being no. 3, Harpford, Sidmouth, Devon [1976]
  • Maggs Bros. Cat.A catalogue in a series published by Maggs Bros. Ltd., 34/35 Conduit Street, London, W.1; being No. 645, 'Food and Drink through the Ages: 2500 B.C. to 1937 A.D., 1937
  • Mon.Cat./1The Monthly Catalogue: 1714-1717 (with an intro. by David Fairweather Foxon), English Bibliographical Sources, Series 1, No. 1, republished by Gregg-Archive, 1964
  • Mon.Cat./2The Monthly Catalogue: 1723-1726; and 1727-1730 (with an intro. by David Fairweather Foxon), English Bibliographical Sources, Series 1, No. 2, republished by Gregg-Archive in 2 vols. (1: 1723-6; 2: 1727-30), 1964. The appropriate volume number is cited after short title
  • MurphyA catalogue published by the Anderson Galleries, Inc., 489 Park Avenue, New York City; being No. 2063, 'The Fine Collection of Cookery Books formed by Mrs. Claudia Quigley Murphy', 1926. Widely called 'Murphy'
  • NUCat.The National Union Catalog Pre-1956 Imprints, 684 vols., London and Chicago. Publication commenced 1968, project not yet completed
  • OxfordArnold Whitaker Oxford, English Cookery Books to the year 1850, London, 1913, republished 1977. The present compiler has used the 1913 edition
  • PennellElizabeth Robins Pennell, My Cookery Books, New York and Boston, 1903
  • Plomer/1Henry R. Plomer, A Dictionary of the Printers and Booksellers who were at Work in England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1668 to 1725, Oxford, 1922
  • Plomer/2Henry R. Plomer, A Dictionary of the Printers and Booksellers who were at Work in England, Scotland, and Ireland from 1726 to 1775, Oxford, 1932
  • Pub.Adv.The Public Advertiser, London Daily Newspaper, owned by the Woodfall family, which commenced in 1734
  • RBA Register of Books: 1728-1732, extracted from the Monthly Chronicle (with an intro. by David Fairweather Foxon), English Bibliographical Sources, Series 1, No. 3, republished by Gregg-Archive, 1964
  • RudolphG. A. Rudolph, The Kansas State University Receipt Book and Household Manual, Kansas State University Library Bibliography Series, No. 4, Manhattan, Kansas, 1968
  • Scots Mag.The Scots Magazine, Series 1, 79 vols., Edinburgh, 1739-1817
  • SimonAndre Simon, Bibliotheca Gastronomica, London, 1953. Reprinted 1978
  • Sotheby Cat.Catalogues of books offered for sale, published by Messrs Sotheby's (formerly Sotheby & Co., now Sotheby Parke Bernet 81 Co., Auctioneers, London), various dates. The date of the catalogue referred to is cited after short title
  • StarkLewis M. Stark, 'The Whitney Cookery Collection', Bulletin of the New York Public Library, issue of February 1946, pp. 3-26 (with an index)
  • VicaireGeorges Vicaire, Bibliographie gastronomique, 1st edn., Paris, 1890; 2nd edn., London, 1954. Reprinted 1978
  • WattRobert Watt, Bibliotheca Britannica; or a General Index to British and Foreign Literature, 4 vols., Edinburgh, 1824. [Authors: vols. 1 and 2; Subjects: vols. 3 and 4]
  • Wing STCDonald Wing, Short-Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, and British America, and of English Books Printed in other Countries, 1641-1700, 3 vols., New York, 1945-51

List of Abbreviations used for Libraries


Libraries in the BRITISH ISLES (BI)

The abbreviations in this section of the list have been devised by the present compiler, and they are based on the system used in the National Union Catalog. All copyright libraries are included.

  • ANLWAberystwyth, National Library of Wales
  • AULAberdeen University Library
  • BPLBirmingham Public Libraries, Social Sciences Department
  • BULABristol University, Long Ashton Research Station
  • BaCEBath College of Higher Education
  • CULCambridge University Library
  • DCLDerbyshire County Library, Local Studies Department
  • DNLIDublin, National Library of Ireland
  • DTCLDublin University, Trinity College Library
  • DoCLDorset County Library, Bournemouth Reference Library
  • ESBLEast Sussex County Library, Brighton Area Library
  • ENLSEdinburgh, National Library of Scotland
  • EPLCEdinburgh Public Libraries, Central Branch
  • ERCPEdinburgh, Royal College of Physicians
  • ERHASEdinburgh, Royal Highland Agricultural Society of Scotland
  • EULEdinburgh University Library
  • GPL(M)Glasgow Public Libraries (Mitchell Library)
  • GSU(A)Glasgow, Strathclyde University (Andersonian Library)
  • GSU(S)Glasgow, Strathclyde University (Scottish Hotel School Library)
  • GULGlasgow University Library
  • LBLLondon, The British Library
  • LGLLondon, The Guildhall Library
  • LLLLondon, The London Library
  • LRASLondon, Royal Agricultural Society of England
  • LRHS(L)London, Royal Horticultural Society (Lindley Library)
  • LRSMLondon, Royal Society of Medicine
  • LWMLLondon, The Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine Library
  • LWSLondon, The International Wine and Food Society
  • LePLLeeds Public Library Services, Central Library
  • LeU(B)Leeds University, Brotherton Library
  • MCLManchester, Chetham's Library
  • MPLManchester Public Libraries, Library of the Social Sciences
  • MU(JR)The John Rylands University Library of Manchester
  • NPLNewcastle upon Tyne Public Libraries
  • NULNewcastle upon Tyne University Library
  • OBLOxford University, The Bodleian Library
  • RALRoxburghshire, Abbotsford Library
  • RULReading University Library
  • SFC(WF)St. Fagan's, Cardiff, National Museum of Wales (Welsh Folk Museum)
  • SLCLSheffield City Libraries, Central Library

Libraries in NORTH AMERICA

The abbreviations in this section of the list have been, with few exceptions, copied from the symbols used in the National Union Catalog. The exceptions (which are marked with an asterisk) have been devised by the present compiler, and they are broadly based on the same system.

  • CLSUCalifornia, Los Angeles, University of Southern California (USC)
  • CLU-CCalifornia, Los Angeles, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), William Andrews Clark Library
  • CSmHCalifornia, San Marino, Henry E. Huntington Library
  • CUCalifornia, Berkeley, University of California at Berkeley (UCB)
  • CU-ACalifornia, Davis, University of California at Davis
  • CU-BCalifornia, Berkeley, University of California at Berkeley (UCB), Bancroft Library
  • *CaBVaUWCanada, British Columbia, Vancouver, University of British Columbia, Woodward Biomedical Library
  • CaOLUCanada, Ontario, London, University of Western Ontario
  • CaOTPCanada, Ontario, Toronto Public Library, Metropolitan Bibliographic Center
  • *CaOTUTFCanada, Ontario, University of Toronto, Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
  • CoUColorado, Boulder, University of Colorado
  • CtYConnecticut, New Haven, Yale University
  • CtY-MConnecticut, New Haven, Yale University, Medical School Library
  • *CtZHSConnecticut, Hartford, Connecticut Historical Society
  • *DCLCDistrict of Columbia, Washington, Library of Congress
  • DFoDistrict of Columbia, Washington, Folger Shakespeare Library
  • DNALDistrict of Columbia, Washington, US National Agricultural Library
  • DNLMDistrict of Columbia, Washington, US National Library of Medicine
  • FTaSUFlorida, Tallahassee, Florida State University
  • FUFlorida, Gainesville, University of Florida
  • ICIllinois, Chicago Public Library
  • ICJIllinois, Chicago, John Crerar Library
  • ICNIllinois, Chicago, Newberry Library
  • ICRLIllinois, Chicago, Center for Research Libraries
  • ICUIllinois, Chicago, University of Chicago
  • IENIllinois, Evanston, Northwestern University
  • IUIllinois, Urbana, University of Illinois
  • IaASIowa, Ames, Iowa State University of Science and Technology
  • IaUIowa, Iowa City, University of Iowa
  • *InSLIndiana, Indianapolis, Indiana State University
  • InUIndiana, Bloomington, Indiana University
  • KMKKansas, Manhattan, Kansas State University
  • KUKansas, Lawrence, University of Kansas
  • KyUKentucky, Lexington, University of Kentucky
  • LULouisiana, Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University
  • MBMassachusetts, Boston Public Library
  • *MBSiMassachusetts, Boston, Simmons College
  • MCRMassachusetts, Cambridge, Radcliffe College
  • MHMassachusetts, Cambridge, Harvard University
  • MH-AMassachusetts, Cambridge, Harvard University, Arnold Arboretum
  • MH-BAMassachusetts, Cambridge, Harvard University, Graduate School of Business
  • MHiMassachusetts, Boston, Massachusetts Historical Society
  • *MOSVMassachusetts, Old Sturbridge Village
  • MSaEMassachusetts, Salem, Essex Institute
  • MWAMassachusetts, Worcester, American Antiquarian Society
  • MWelCMassachusetts, Wellesley, Wellesley College
  • MdBJMaryland, Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University
  • MiDMichigan, Detroit Public Library
  • MiEMMichigan, East Lansing, Michigan State University
  • MiUMichigan, Ann Arbor, University of Michigan
  • MnUMinnesota, Minneapolis, University of Minnesota
  • MoUMissouri, Columbia, University of Missouri
  • NBNew York, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Public Library
  • NBuNew York, Buffalo, Buffalo and Erie County Public Library
  • NICNew York, Ithaca, Cornell University
  • NNCNew York, New York City, Columbia University
  • NNNAMNew York, New York City, New York Academy of Medicine
  • NPVNew York, Poughkeepsie, Vassar College
  • NRUNew York, Rochester, University of Rochester
  • *NSLNew York, Albany, New York State Library
  • NSyUNew York, Syracuse, Syracuse University
  • NYPLNew York, New York City, New York Public Library
  • NcDNorth Carolina, Durham, Duke University
  • NcUNorth Carolina, Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina
  • *NhHSNew Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire Historical Society
  • NjPNew Jersey, Princeton, Princeton University
  • NjRNew Jersey, New Brunswick, Rutgers University (New Jersey State University)
  • OClOhio, Cleveland, Cleveland Public Library
  • OClWOhio, Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University
  • OHiOhio, Columbus, Ohio State Historical Society
  • OrUOregon, Eugene, University of Oregon
  • PBLPennsylvania, Bethlehem, Lehigh University
  • PHiPennsylvania, Philadelphia, Historical Society of Pennsylvania
  • PPPennsylvania, Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia
  • PPCPennsylvania, Philadelphia, College of Physicians
  • PPJPennsylvania, Philadelphia, Jefferson Medical College
  • PPLPennsylvania, Philadelphia, Library Company of Philadelphia
  • PPULCPennsylvania, Philadelphia, Union Library Catalog
  • PUPennsylvania, Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania
  • PVPennsylvania, Villanova, Villanova College
  • ScUSouth Carolina, Columbia, University of South Carolina
  • TxUTexas, Austin, University of Texas
  • *ViSLVirginia, Richmond, Virginia State Library
  • ViUVirginia, Charlottesville, University of Virginia
  • ViWCVirginia, Williamsburg, Colonial Williamsburg [Library]
  • WUWisconsin, Madison, University of Wisconsin
  • *WU-MWisconsin, Madison, University of Wisconsin, Medical Library