The Complete English Cook; or Prudent Housewife. Being an entire New Collection of the Most Genteel, yet least expensive Receipts in every Branch of Cookery and good Housewifery; Viz. Roasting, Boiling, Stewing, Ragoos, Soups, Sauces, Fricaseys, Pies, Tarts, Puddings, Cheesecakes, Custards, Jellies, Potting, Candying, Collaring, Pickling, Preserving, Made Wines, &c. Together with the Art of Marketing. And Directions for placing Dishes on Table for Entertainments: Adorned with proper Cuts, and many other Things equally necessary. Catherine Brooks, of Red-Lyon-Street.
The Complete English Cook; or Prudent Housewife. Being an entire New Collection of the Most Genteel, yet least expensive Receipts in every Branch of Cookery and good Housewifery; Viz. Roasting, Boiling, Stewing, Ragoos, Soups, Sauces, Fricaseys, Pies, Tarts, Puddings, Cheesecakes, Custards, Jellies, Potting, Candying, Collaring, Pickling, Preserving, Made Wines, &c. Together with the Art of Marketing. And Directions for placing Dishes on Table for Entertainments: Adorned with proper Cuts, and many other Things equally necessary.
The Complete English Cook; or Prudent Housewife. Being an entire New Collection of the Most Genteel, yet least expensive Receipts in every Branch of Cookery and good Housewifery; Viz. Roasting, Boiling, Stewing, Ragoos, Soups, Sauces, Fricaseys, Pies, Tarts, Puddings, Cheesecakes, Custards, Jellies, Potting, Candying, Collaring, Pickling, Preserving, Made Wines, &c. Together with the Art of Marketing. And Directions for placing Dishes on Table for Entertainments: Adorned with proper Cuts, and many other Things equally necessary.

The Complete English Cook; or Prudent Housewife. Being an entire New Collection of the Most Genteel, yet least expensive Receipts in every Branch of Cookery and good Housewifery; Viz. Roasting, Boiling, Stewing, Ragoos, Soups, Sauces, Fricaseys, Pies, Tarts, Puddings, Cheesecakes, Custards, Jellies, Potting, Candying, Collaring, Pickling, Preserving, Made Wines, &c. Together with the Art of Marketing. And Directions for placing Dishes on Table for Entertainments: Adorned with proper Cuts, and many other Things equally necessary.

London: Printed by the Authoress, and Sold by J. Cooke at Shakespear's Head, in Pater-Noster-Row, c. 1773. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. 132 pages. 16 x 10 cm. Signed by the Author on the printed note of authentication on the verso of the title-page. Engraved frontispiece. Together with the Art of Marketing. And Directions for placing Dishes on Table for Entertainments: Adorned with proper Cuts, and many other Things equally necessary...To which is added, The PHYSICAL DIRECTORY: Being near two Hundred Safe and certain Receipts for the Cure of most Disorders incident to the Human Body. Also the whole Art of Clear - Starching, Ironing, &c.
Third edition is dated 1772, this Fourth edition (noted on title page) is not dated. Last page missing. Owners inscription on front free end paper and verso of title page. Recipe written on verso of back board. Some worming, not effecting text. Boards heavily rubbed.[12 pp Advt]. [BITTING 62] earlier copy, [OXFORD 93]. Quarter bound, calf and marble boards. Item #2901

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