Receipt Book ~ The Housekeeper’s Receipt Book, together with several manuscript Recipes.
London: Published by the editor and sold by all periodical publishers in Town and Country, Printed by J. Haddon 1816
Third edition 1816 contemporary half leather over boards, London 1816. Upper hinge cracked and started but binding holding. Complete copy with frontis and all illustrations. forntis, title and  376pp and 10 unnumbered leaves of plates, together with extra blanks leaves inserted to rear, 3 of which have contemporary manuscript recipes and three newspaper printed recipes tipped in, with a further 2 recipes loosely inserted. Recipes include Rice cake, Lemon syrup, cough mixture, phosphorine.Full title The Housekeeper's Receipt Book; or, The Repository of Domestic Knowledge; containing a complete system of housekeeping, formed upon principles of experience and economy, and adapted to general use.A scarce book in any edition. Originally published 1813
EDITION: later edition
BINDING : Hardback
BOOK CONDITION: Very Good
JACKET: No Jacket
INVENTORY NUMBER: 108509