The Experienced Housekeeper. Elizabeth Raffald.

The Experienced Housekeeper.

London: R. Baldwin, 1786. Tenth Edition. Hardcover. For the use and ease of Ladies, Housekeepers, Cooks & c.. Written purely from practice and dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton, Whom the Author lately served as Housekeeper: Consisting of near Nine hundred Original Receipts, most of which never appeared in Print. With an Engraved Head of the Author; Also two plans of a grand table of two covers; and a curious new invented fire stove, wherein any common fuel may be burnt instead of Charcoal. 8vo, b&w frontis iii, 384 pp, 2 b&w plates, Index (xiv), ads (i). Contemporary brown calf covers with no title on spine. Covers are rubbed, and leather missing from spine. Front cover detached. Internally, good with scattered fox spotting esp. at plates. Bookplate inside front cover. Very good. Item #12086

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