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Family Cookery Book, The by An Experienced Housekeeper - First Edition - 1812 - from Books & Bygones  and

Family Cookery Book, The

by An Experienced Housekeeper

Condition: Good/No Jacket - as issued

Coventry: Merridew & Son, 1812. 372 pages. Improved system of domestic economy; containing above eight hundred valuable receipts, many of which are entirely original; the whole forming a most useful economical companion. Rebound with three quarter leather and marbled boards. . First Edition. Three-Quarter Leather. Good/No Jacket - as issued. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Books & Bygones GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 22409
  • Title: Family Cookery Book, The
  • Author: An Experienced Housekeeper
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket - as issued
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Merridew & Son
  • Place: Coventry
  • Date published: 1812
  • Keywords: Cookery Cooking Food Recipes British History
  • Bookseller catalogs: Cookery; Cookery - British and Irish;
  • Subjects: COOKING / General;
  • Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall


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