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The compleat housewife

E. Smith

The compleat housewife

or accomplish"d gentlewoman"s companion: being a collection of upwards of six hundred of the most approved receipts ... With copper plates ... To which is added, a collection of above three hundred family receipts of medicines; ... By E. Smith.

by E. Smith

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Published by printed for J. and H. Pemberton in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 5214, no. 1).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 5214, no. 1.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[20],366,xivp.,plates
Number of Pages366
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16939121M

THE COMPLEAT HOUSEWIFE OR ACCOMPLISH'D GENTLEWOMAN'S COMPANION A Bibliographical Study by GENEVIEVE YOST Librarian, Department of Research and Record Colonial Williamsburg, Incorporated Virginia's far-famed and time-sustained reputation for hos-pitality, and a Virginia imprint on the first cookbook published. Book/Printed Material The compleat housewife; or, Accomplish'd gentlewoman's companion, being a collection of upwards of five hundred of the most approved receipts in Cookery, Pastry, Confectionary, Preserving, Pickles, Cakes, Creams, Jellies, Made Wines, Cordials. With copper plates curiously engraven for the regular Disposition or Placing the various Dishes and Courses.

Smith, Eliza B. • The Compleat housewife; or, Accomplish'd gentlewoman's companion, being a collection of upwards of six hundred of the most approved receipts in cookery, pastry with copper plates curiously engraven and also bills of fare for every month of the year, to which is added, a collection of above three hundred family receipts of medicines. Posted in jane austen, Jane Austen's World, tagged book giveaway, Jane Austen's Birthday, The Compleat Housewife on Decem | 64 Comments» Contest closed January 1, Congratulations Amanda Bennet.

Originally published in London in , The Compleat Housewife was the first cookbook printed in the United States. William Parks, a Virginia printer, printed and sold the cookbook believing there would be a strong market for it among Virginia housewives who wanted to keep up with the latest London fashions & mdash;the book was a best-seller there. Author Name Smith, Eliza. Title The Compleat Housewife. Binding PAPERBACK. Book Condition Very Good. Publisher Andrews McMeel Publishing, LLC. ISBN Number / Seller ID SKU


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