Ann Peckham, Cook, of Leeds

Peckham (Ann) The Complete English Cook; or, Prudent Housewife. Being A Collection of the most general, yet least expensive Receipts in every Branch of Cookery and Good Housewifery…, Leeds, printed for Thomas Wright, John Binns, William Fawdington, and Wilson, Spence and Mawman, York: - And sold by G. G. J. and J. Robinson, and W. Bent, Pater-noster Row; J. Wallis, , No.16, Ludgate-Street, London; and all other booksellers in town and country. [?1790].

Published: Wright, Leeds


Fourth edition. 12mo. pp. 242, [10]. 24 Bills of Fair within text. Contemporary tree calf, sympathetically rebacked. Scarce edition. ESTC lists 5 copies. Provenance: Amelia Chamberlain; Ann ?Wheeler Gibbs (later signatures). Bitting p.360 (note); Maclean p.112; cf. Cagle 919 (first edition); Oxford p.95-96 (1st edition, 1767).


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