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Sarah Harrison
1777 The House-Keeper's Pocket Book Family Cook Sarah Harrison Ninth Ed
London: J. Rivington and Sons, 1777. Click here to see our other books! The House-keeper's Pocket-Book, and Compleat Family Cook: Containing Above Twelve Hundred Curious and Uncommon Receipts in Cookery, Pastry, Preserving, Pickling, Candying, Collaring, &c. With Plain and Early Instructions for Preparing and Dressing Every Thing Suitable for an Elegant Entertainment, From Two Dishes to Five or Ten, &c. Also a Copious and Useful Bill of Fare, of All Manner of Provisions in Season, For Every Month in the Year. Together With Directions For Making All Sorts of Wine, Mead, Cyder, Shrub, Distilling Strong-Waters, &c. For Brewing Ale and Smail-Beer, in a Cleanly, Frugal manner: and For managing and Breeding Poultry to Advantage. Likewise Several Useful Family Receipts For Taking Out Stains, Preserving Furniture, Cleaning Plate, Taking Iron-Moulds Out of Linen, &c. As Also Easy Tables, of Sums Reading Cast Up, From One Farthing to One Pound, For the Use of Those Not Conversant in Arithmetic: and Tables Shewing the Interest of Money From 3, 3 1/2, 4 and 5 Per Cent, From One Day to a Year. The Whole is so Contrived as to Contain More Than Any Book of Double the Price; and the Excellency of the Receipts Rendes it the Most Useful Book of the Kind Sarah Harrison 1777 J. Rivington and Sons : London 7" by 4" [9], 6-208, [30pp] SUMMARY The ninth edition of this uncommon cookery book for housekeepers in the eighteenth century, writing by Sarah Harrison. Last seen at auction in 2008. Leather Binding,Uncommon Overall Condition: Very Good This book weighs 0.5 KG when packed UK Postage: £ FREE … [Click Below for Full Description]
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