SUSANNA CARTER'S FRUGAL HOUSEWIFE (c.1810)

CARTER, Susanna

The Frugal Housewife; or Complete Woman Cook.

Date: c.1810

CARTER,Susanna: The Frugal Housewife; or Complete Woman Cook. Wherein the Art of Dressing all sorts of Viands, with Cleanliness, Decency, and Elegance, is explained in Five Hundred approved Receipts [etc] London: Printed for J. Harris and B. Crosby and Co. N.D. c, 1810. Revised and Corrected Edition, 12mo, 2 engraved plates, 12 table settings in the letterpress, corners of first and last leaves frayed, binding frail, virtually disbound. Collates thus~ [xx], 184 pp., original printed wrapper at rear only (dust soiled and marked), contained and preserved in a modern cloth box, morocco label on spine. "Revised and Corrected Edition" from the "To the Reader" leaf following the title.

Illustrated
Two plates

Binding
Disbound, preserved in clamshell box.

£295

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