The housekeeper's valuable present [electronic resource] : Or, Lady's closet companion. Being a new and complete art of preparing confects, according to modern practice. Comprized under the following parts, viz. I. Different methods and degrees of boiling and clarifying sugar II. Methods of preserving various fruits in syrups, &c. III. Methods of making marmalades, jams, pastes, &c. IV. Methods of making syrups, custards, jellies, blanchmange, conserves, syllabubs, &c. V. Methods of preserving various fruits in brandy. VI. Methods of making a variety of biscuits, rich cakes, &c. &c. VII. Methods of mixing, freezing, and working ice creams. VIII. Methods of preparing cordials and made wines. With a variety of other useful and elegant articles. By Robert Abbot, late apprentice to Messrs. Negri and Gunter, confectioners, in Berkeley-square, London.

Title
The housekeeper's valuable present [electronic resource] : Or, Lady's closet companion. Being a new and complete art of preparing confects, according to modern practice. Comprized under the following parts, viz. I. Different methods and degrees of boiling and clarifying sugar II. Methods of preserving various fruits in syrups, &c. III. Methods of making marmalades, jams, pastes, &c. IV. Methods of making syrups, custards, jellies, blanchmange, conserves, syllabubs, &c. V. Methods of preserving various fruits in brandy. VI. Methods of making a variety of biscuits, rich cakes, &c. &c. VII. Methods of mixing, freezing, and working ice creams. VIII. Methods of preparing cordials and made wines. With a variety of other useful and elegant articles. By Robert Abbot, late apprentice to Messrs. Negri and Gunter, confectioners, in Berkeley-square, London.
Author
Abbot, Robert, cook.
Publication
Dublin : Printed by N. Kelly, 6, Gt. George's-Street; and sold by all the booksellers, 1792.
Electronic Resource
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Description
108p.; 18⁰.
Uniform Title
Eighteenth century collections online.
Subject
Confectionery > Early works to 1800
Note
  • Reproduction of original from National Library of Ireland.
Indexed In (note)
  • English Short Title Catalog,
Reproduction (note)
  • Electronic reproduction.
Author
Abbot, Robert, cook.
Title
The housekeeper's valuable present [electronic resource] : Or, Lady's closet companion. Being a new and complete art of preparing confects, according to modern practice. Comprized under the following parts, viz. I. Different methods and degrees of boiling and clarifying sugar II. Methods of preserving various fruits in syrups, &c. III. Methods of making marmalades, jams, pastes, &c. IV. Methods of making syrups, custards, jellies, blanchmange, conserves, syllabubs, &c. V. Methods of preserving various fruits in brandy. VI. Methods of making a variety of biscuits, rich cakes, &c. &c. VII. Methods of mixing, freezing, and working ice creams. VIII. Methods of preparing cordials and made wines. With a variety of other useful and elegant articles. By Robert Abbot, late apprentice to Messrs. Negri and Gunter, confectioners, in Berkeley-square, London.
Imprint
Dublin : Printed by N. Kelly, 6, Gt. George's-Street; and sold by all the booksellers, 1792.
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, T202353.
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Place of Publication
Ireland Dublin.
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