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The Young Woman's Companion or Frugal Housewife (recovered)
The Young Woman's Companion or Frugal Housewife (recovered) The Young Woman's Companion or Frugal Housewife (recovered) The Young Woman's Companion or Frugal Housewife (recovered) The Young Woman's Companion or Frugal Housewife (recovered)

The Young Woman's Companion or Frugal Housewife (recovered)

Our Price: £95.00
Description
DESCRIPTION: Recently recovered with dark leather spine and marbled boards, this makes the book very sturdy. An excellent and interesting book. The 1st ed of this anonymous "Companion," covering all areas of a woman’s education from cookery to drawing to writing letters.
Sub titled "Containing the most approved methods of PICKLING, PRESERVING, POTTING, COLLARING, CONFECTIONARY, Managing and Colouring Foreign Wines and Spirits, making English Wines, Compounds &c, &c ALSO THE ART OF COOKERY, Containing Directions for dressing all kinds Butcher's Meat, Poultry, Game, Fish &c, &c WITH THE COMPLETE ART OF CARVING, Illustrated and made plain by Engravings. LIKEWISE INSTRUCTIONS FOR MARKETING. WITH THE THEORY OF BREWING MALT LIQUOR. TO WHICH ARE ADDED DIRECTIONS FOR LETTER-WRITING, DRAWING, PAINTING &c AND SEVERAL VALUABLE MISCELLANEOUS PIECES.
OTHER DETAILS BOOK CONDITION: Very good with just with a small mark at the top right of the front cover. BINDING TYPE: Hardcover LANGUAGE: English PRINTING INFO: PUBLISHER: Russell and Allen YEAR: 1811 PUBLISHER LOCATION: London SIZE: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall PAGES: 540
 
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