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The Cook and Housewife's Manual by Mrs Margaret Dods - Hardcover - Second Edition - 1827 - from Books Bought and Sold and

The Cook and Housewife's Manual

by Mrs Margaret Dods

Condition: Good Plus/No Jacket

Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1827. Antiquarian cookery book giving receipts for making soups, gravies, ragouts, pies, puddings, pickles and preserves plus home made wines and much more. 525 pages with some foxing and some marks throughout, foxing is a little heavier at beginning and end few pages but not excessive and percentage of pages affected is quite low. Some illustrations. Book has been rebound a while ago and has endpapers renewed, outer covers rubbed and worn on edges, a sound pleasing copy of an antiquarian cook book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. Second Edition. Half-Leather Marbled Boards. Good Plus/No Jacket. 7½ x 4¼ Inches. Hardcover.

  • Bookseller: Books Bought and Sold GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 003951
  • Title: The Cook and Housewife's Manual
  • Author: Mrs Margaret Dods
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good Plus
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: Second Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Oliver and Boyd
  • Place: Edinburgh
  • Date published: 1827
  • Keywords: Antiquarian Cookery . Cooking. Food. Culinary NOISBN
  • Bookseller catalogs: Antiquarian; Food / Drink;
  • Subjects: COOKING / General; FICTION / General;
  • Size: 7½ x 4¼ Inches



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