Research Catalog

The experienced English housekeeper, for the use and ease of ladies, housekeepers, cooks, &c. Wrote purely from practice, and dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton, whom the author lately served as housekeeper [electronic resource] : Consisting of near nine hundred original receipts, most of which never appeared in print. Part I. Lemon pickle, browning for all sorts of made dishes, soups, fish, plain meat, game, made dishes both hot and cold, pyes, puddings, &c. Part II. All kinds of confectionary, particularly the gold and silver web for covering of sweetmeats, and a desert of spun sugar, with directions to set out a table in the most elegant manner and in the modern taste, floating Islands, fish-ponds, transparent puddings, trifles, whips, &c. Part III. Pickling, potting, and collaring, wines, vinegars, catchups, distilling, with two most valuable receipts, one for refining malt liquors, the other for curing acid wines, and a correct list of every thing in season for every m

Title
The experienced English housekeeper, for the use and ease of ladies, housekeepers, cooks, &c. Wrote purely from practice, and dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton, whom the author lately served as housekeeper [electronic resource] : Consisting of near nine hundred original receipts, most of which never appeared in print. Part I. Lemon pickle, browning for all sorts of made dishes, soups, fish, plain meat, game, made dishes both hot and cold, pyes, puddings, &c. Part II. All kinds of confectionary, particularly the gold and silver web for covering of sweetmeats, and a desert of spun sugar, with directions to set out a table in the most elegant manner and in the modern taste, floating Islands, fish-ponds, transparent puddings, trifles, whips, &c. Part III. Pickling, potting, and collaring, wines, vinegars, catchups, distilling, with two most valuable receipts, one for refining malt liquors, the other for curing acid wines, and a correct list of every thing in season for every month in the year. The sixth edition. With three copper plates of a curious new-invented fire stove, wherein any common fuel may be burnt instead of charcoal, and two plans of a grand table of two covers. By Elizabeth Raffald.
Author
Raffald, Elizabeth, 1733-1781.
Publication
London : Printed for the author, and sold by R. Baldwin, No. 47, in Pater-noster-Row, 1778.
Electronic Resource
Full text online

Details

Description
[4],iii,[1],382,[18]p.,plates; 8⁰.
Uniform Title
Eighteenth century collections online.
Subject
Cooking, English
Note
  • With advertisements at the end.
  • Below imprint, "N.B. No Book is genuine but what is signed by the Author.
  • Reproduction of original from "Department of Special Collections, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas".
Indexed In (note)
  • English Short Title Catalog,
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
Author
Raffald, Elizabeth, 1733-1781.
Title
The experienced English housekeeper, for the use and ease of ladies, housekeepers, cooks, &c. Wrote purely from practice, and dedicated to the Hon. Lady Elizabeth Warburton, whom the author lately served as housekeeper [electronic resource] : Consisting of near nine hundred original receipts, most of which never appeared in print. Part I. Lemon pickle, browning for all sorts of made dishes, soups, fish, plain meat, game, made dishes both hot and cold, pyes, puddings, &c. Part II. All kinds of confectionary, particularly the gold and silver web for covering of sweetmeats, and a desert of spun sugar, with directions to set out a table in the most elegant manner and in the modern taste, floating Islands, fish-ponds, transparent puddings, trifles, whips, &c. Part III. Pickling, potting, and collaring, wines, vinegars, catchups, distilling, with two most valuable receipts, one for refining malt liquors, the other for curing acid wines, and a correct list of every thing in season for every month in the year. The sixth edition. With three copper plates of a curious new-invented fire stove, wherein any common fuel may be burnt instead of charcoal, and two plans of a grand table of two covers. By Elizabeth Raffald.
Imprint
London : Printed for the author, and sold by R. Baldwin, No. 47, in Pater-noster-Row, 1778.
Series
Eighteenth century collections online.
Reproduction
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Indexed In:
English Short Title Catalog, N68877.
Connect to:
Place of Publication
Great Britain England London.
View in Legacy Catalog